Saint Katherine: a life.

The first of the miniature icons on the life of Saint Katherine: she is blessed with the vision of an Angel.

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I can hear myself thinking ‘that’s a bit below par… I wouldn’t be sharing that picture’ and then I remembered. It’s this size:

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And I don’t feel so bad.

The technique for painting this small is necessarily different & has fewer steps than painting full size. In fact, I’ve used the proplasmos technique for the first time in ages. These are just too small… Or are they? I might, maybe, try the membrane technique on one or two, as an experiment. But not today or tomorrow.