Sacred Architecture Paintings: Building Inspiration

March 1, 2017

Exhibit At Perrysburg Municipal Building I have been so impressed at the way several communities here in Northwest Ohio are thinking outside the box for ways to bring art into public spaces. My sacred architecture paintings and prints will be exhibited at the Perrysburg Municipal Building from March 6-April 24. The exteriors of local churches … Read more

Mary the Chalice: Mother of Mercy

November 30, 2016

Purchase Mary the Chalice print  This medieval hymn explaining the role of Mary in God’s plan of salvation is the inspiration for an entire series of paintings and prints which I have been working on for several years. Mary the Dawn, Christ the perfect day; Mary the Gate, Christ the heavenly Way. Mary the Root, … Read more

The Monks of Norcia: Re-Building Tradition after the Earthquakes

October 20, 2016

From now until November 4, 2016 I will donate 50% of net proceeds from the sale of original artwork on www.michellepaine.com and my Etsy store to the Monks of Norcia Foundation to assist in re-building after the 2016 earthquakes. Re-Building Culture: Then and Now The Monks of Norcia know what it means to re-build. In the year 2000, the … Read more