Tag: saints

Saint Michael

Here’s an illustration finished earlier today. It’s archangel Michael, better known as St. Michael. Done in pen, ink, regular watercolor and shimmer watercolor. Too bad the scan doesn’t pick up on the shimmer paints. Here’s a prayer for St. Michael, Roman Catholic version: “Saint Michael, the Archangel, defend us in battle; be our defense against…

St. Nicholas

December 6th is known as the feast day for St. Nicholas. When we speak of Santa Claus, or ‘old St. Nick’, it’s derived from that saint. Right now we’ll focus on the Barvian/German version of St. Nicholas. In traditional folklore, he’s the companion to Krampus.  On December 5th, Krampus comes by and takes away all…

Psycho Bunny Complains About St. Patrick’s Day Once Again. (Psycho Bunny Sketch of The Week, 3/18/2019)

So once again Psycho Bunny is drunk and complaining. You would think he’d like St. Patrick’s Day. Nope. He considers it “amateur drinking day.” Introducing the Psycho Bunny sketch of the week: Personally I’m still not fond of the holiday. Don’t hate it as much as I used to, but still find many things wrong.…

Saint Gertrude of Nivelles

This past Saturday was March 17th. Otherwise known as St. Patrick’s Day. Just learned about another saint who shares the same day as St. Paddy. She’s Saint Gertrude of Nivelles. She’s the patron saint of cats, travelers and the mentally ill. Now I’m not Catholic. I’m more informed about Pagan deities than Catholic Saints. However…

Saint Cadoc

I will have one illustration published in another soon to released book, ‘The Age of Saints. An illustrated guide to the Saints of Wales’ written by Peter Anthony Freeman from Llanelli, Wales and published by A Raven Above Press. The theme for this particular book is on Welsh saints. Each artist who participated was asked…