Gift Vouchers

For a long time, I've wanted to find a simple way to sell gift vouchers in the shop and finally, at last, the gift vouchers (tokens? cards?) are here! One of the challenges of commissioning an icon is when you - or the people you're buying for - can't decide on the saint or subject you'd like. Maybe you're getting married and would like guests to contribute to their special icon and these lovely vouchers mean you can do just that! The recipient will get have a professional, shiny card wallet and a printed voucher inside, along with a letter explaining how to use the vouchers and details … [Read more...]

Saint Andrew – Little & Large: Personal and Church Commissions

My icons are commissioned for many reasons - sometimes just to show how important a friendship or relationship is, sometimes to mark special occasions. They are commissioned by individuals or communities (such as the icon of Saint Antipas) or by churches. Recently, I have been working hard on several commissions which cover each of these.  Baptismal Icons These three small (10x15cm) icons were for a family having their children all baptised together. The oil gilding makes them more robust for small hands and the intimate size means that the children will, we pray, feel more … [Read more...]