Advent Reflections 2018 : Day 25 : Jesus

On Christmas day, just a little reminder to remember the reason for the season. Today's visual inspiration is a collection of images of Jesus from around the world in various styles. I chose not to use images of the Nativity as it's worth remembering that this is the beginning of a mysterious story that leads… Continue reading Advent Reflections 2018 : Day 25 : Jesus

Advent Reflections 2018 : Day 19 : Shoulder the work

Quentin Blake, famous for his illustrations in Roald Dahl books, is one of my absolute favourite artists. His version of 'A Christmas Carol' is brilliant. In 1988, Roald Dahl composed a festive poem for Great Ormond Street Hospital, illustrated by Quentin Blake. It's a Christmas cracker. As the festive season is upon us, here's a… Continue reading Advent Reflections 2018 : Day 19 : Shoulder the work

Advent Reflections 2018 : Day 13 : Different Perspective

Over the last few years there has been a rise in the number of versions of the nativity that take a look at the story from a different perspective. Many of these are from the point of view of one of the animals. I've always been interested in how and why we anthropomorphise animals. Disney's… Continue reading Advent Reflections 2018 : Day 13 : Different Perspective