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Angels | Icons of Christ | Small Parish Saint Icons | Mary Mother of God Icons

 Nativity Icons |Patron Saint Icons | Sacramental  Icons

 

 

Angels

 

 

Icon 1. 

 

The Angel of the Annunciation

Icon: The Angel of the Annunciation

Prototype:  Moscow 12th Century

 

 ‘Mary do not be afraid you have won God’s  favour.’ Luke 1:30

 

 Size: 15.5 X 8 cm

 

Materials: oak wood, gesso with rabbit skin glue, egg tempera, gold leaf.

 

Written by Karen Blampied in 2009

 

 

 

 

 

Icon 2. 

The Archangel Gabriel.

 

Icon:  The Archangel Gabriel

Prototype:  Novgorod School - Russia 12th  Century

 

‘The Messenger of the Lord.’ Heb :1 ,14

 

Size: 8 x 8 cm

 

Materials: wood, gesso with rabbit skin glue, egg tempera.

Written by Karen Blampied in 2008

 

 

Icon 3. 

The Archangel Saint Michael

 

Icon: The Archangel Saint Michael

Prototype:  Roublev -  Moscow 1400

 

‘Renowned iconographer Andrei Roublev wrote the original icon, Michael is portrayed as a melancholy figure with a thoughtful disposition.’

 

Size: 20.5 X 11 cm

 

Materials: Wood, gesso with rabbit skin glue, egg tempera, gold leaf. Written  by Karen Blampied in 2008

 

 

Icons of Christ

 

 

Icon 4. 

Our Lady of the Passion the face of Christ

 

Icon :  Our Lady of the Passion the Face of Christ (detail )

PrototypeCretan school  16th  Century

 

The child grew in maturity, and he was filled with wisdom; and God’s favour was with him.’  Luke 2:40

 

Size: 29 x 24.5cm

 

Materials: MFI wood, gesso with rabbit skin glue, egg tempera, gold leaf.

 

Written by Karen Blampied in 2006.

 

 

Icon 5.

Anastis

 

Icon:  Anastasis

Prototype:  21st Century

 

Size: 22cm X 20cm

 

Materials: Exotic hard wood, gesso with rabbit skin glue, egg tempera, gold leaf.

Written by Karen Blampied 2011

 

 

Icon 6. 

Christ Pantocrator of Mount Sinaï

 

Icon :  Christ Pantocrator of Mount Sinaï

Prototype:  Coptic  6th  Century

The original, found at St Catherine’s Monastery Mont Sinai,  is the oldest known painting on wood of ‘The Saviour’

 

‘Don’t judge by appearances but with justice.’

 

Size:  34 X 16 cm

 

Materials: Wood from Belgium, gesso with rabbit skin glue, egg tempera.

 

Written by Karen Blampied in 2005

 

 

Icon 7.

 

Icon:

Prototype

 

Size: 18 x 16 cm

 

Materials: Exotic hard wood, gesso with rabbit skin glue, egg tempera, white gold leaf.

Written by Karen Blampied 2009

 

 

Icon 8. 

Christ Pantocrator of Mount Athos

 

Icon: Christ Pantocrator of Mount Athos

Prototype:  Greek- 13th Century

 

‘I tell you most solemnly, whoever listens to my words, and believes in the one who sent me, has eternal life;’ John 5:24

 

Size: 10.5 x 8 cm

 

Materials: oak wood, gesso with rabbit skin glue, egg tempera, gold leaf.

 

Written  by Karen Blampied in 2009

 

 

Icon 9. 

Christ Pantocrator of Mount Athos

 

Icon: Christ Pantocrator of Mount Athos

Prototype:  Greek- 13th Century

 

‘I tell you most solemnly, whoever listens to my words, and believes in the one who sent me, has eternal life;’ John 5:24

 

Size: 9.5 X 8 cm

 

Materials: oak wood, gesso with rabbit skin glue, egg tempera, gold leaf.

 

Written  by Karen Blampied in 2009

 

 

Icon 10. 

Not Made by Human Hands’

 

Icon :  ‘Not Made by Human Hands’

Prototype:  Novgorod School - Russia 12th  Century

 

‘According to legend this image reproduces the true appearance of Christ that has been impressed upon a cloth, the mandilion.’

 

Size: 8 X 8 cm

 

Materials: wood, gesso with rabbit skin glue, egg tempera, gold leaf.

 

Written by Karen Blampied in 2008 

 

 

Icon 11. 

The Transfiguration

 

Icon: The Transfiguration (detail)

Prototype:  20th Century

 

‘As he prayed the aspect of his face changed and his clothing became brilliant as lightening.’ Luke 9:29

 

Size: 15.5 X 8 cm

 

Materials: oak wood, gesso with rabbit skin glue, egg tempera.

 

Written by Karen Blampied in 2009 

 

 

Icon 12. 

The Calming of the Storm

 

Icon: The Calming of the Storm

Prototype – Armenian - 1610

 

‘He woke up and rebuked the wind and said to the sea, “Quiet now! Be calm!” And the wind dropped, and all was calm again.’ (Mark 4: 39)

 

Size: 24 x 14cm

 

Materials: Wood, gesso with rabbit skin glue, egg tempera, gold leaf. 

 

Written by Karen Blampied in 2008.

 

 

Icon 13.

 The Christ and Saint Menes Superior of the Monastery of Baouit Egypt

 

Icon :  The Christ and Saint Menes Superior of the Monastery of Baouit Egypt

Prototype:  Coptic  7th  Century

 

The Icon of Friendship

The original of this icon can be seen in the Louvre Paris.

 

Size: 23 x 20.5cm

 

Materials: exotic hard wood, gesso with rabbit skin glue, egg tempera.

 

Written by Karen Blampied in 2000.

 

 

Small Parish Saint Icons

 

 

Icon 14.

St Ouen

 

Icon: St Ouen - Jersey

Prototype:  21st Century Iconspirit Studios

 

Size: 18 x 16 cm

 

Materials: Exotic hard wood, gesso with rabbit skin glue, egg tempera, gold leaf.

Written by Karen Blampied 2010

 

 

Icon 15.

St Brelade

 

Icon: Saint Brelade - Jersey

Prototype:  21st Century Iconspirit Studios 

 

Size: 18 x 16 cm 

 

Materials: Exotic hard wood, gesso with rabbit skin glue, egg tempera, gold leaf.

Written by Karen Blampied 2010

 

 

Icon 16.

 

Saint Martin de Grouville

 

Icon: Saint Martin de Grouville – jersey

Prototype:  21st Century Iconspirit Studios

 

Size: 18 x 16 cm

 

Materials: Exotic hard wood, gesso with rabbit skin glue, egg tempera, gold leaf.

Written by Karen Blampied 2010

 

 

Icon 17.

Saint Martin le Vieux

 

 

Icon:   Saint Martin Le Vieux - Jersey

Prototype:  21st Century Iconspirit Studios

 

Size: 18 x 16 cm

 

Materials: Exotic hard wood, gesso with rabbit skin glue, egg tempera, gold leaf.

Written by Karen Blampied 2010

 

 

Icon 18.

 Saint Lawrence

Icon: Saint Lawrence - Jersey

 Prototype:  21st Century Iconspirit Studios

 

Size: 18 x 16 cm

 

Materials: Exotic hard wood, gesso with rabbit skin glue, egg tempera, gold leaf.

Written by Karen Blampied 2010

 

 

Icon 19.

 

Saint Mary of the Burnt Monastry

 

 

Icon: Saint Mary of the Burnt Monastery - Jersey Prototype:  21st Century Iconspirit Studios 

 

Size: 18 x 16 cm 

 

Materials: Exotic hard wood, gesso with rabbit skin glue, egg tempera, gold leaf.

Written by Karen Blampied 2010

 

 

Icon 20. 

Saint John of the Oaks

 

Icon: Saint John of the Oaks – Jersey

Prototype:  21st Century Iconspirit Studios 

 

Size: 18 x 16 cm

 

Materials: Exotic hard wood, gesso with rabbit skin glue, egg tempera, gold leaf.

Written by Karen Blampied 2010

 

 

Icon 21.

Saint Clement de Pierreville

 

Icon: Saint Clement de Pierreville - Jersey

Prototype:  21st Century Iconspirit Studios 

 

Size: 18 x 16 cm 

 

Materials: Exotic hard wood, gesso with rabbit skin glue, egg tempera, gold leaf.

Written by Karen Blampied 2010

 

 

Icon 22.

 

Saint Saviour de Jersey

 

Icon:  Saint Saviour de Jersey

Prototype:  21st Century Iconspirit Studios 

 

Size: 18 x 16 cm 

 

Materials: Exotic hard wood, gesso with rabbit skin glue, egg tempera, gold leaf.

Written by Karen Blampied 2010

 

 

 

 

Mother Mother of God Icons

 

 

Icon 23. 

Our Lady of the Passion  - Virgin’s face

 

Icon :  Our Lady of the Passion  - Virgin’s face (detail)

Prototype:  Cretan school 16th  Century

 

‘As for Mary, she treasured all these things and pondered them in her heart.’ Luke 2:19

 

Size: 28 x 24 cm

 

Materials: MFI wood, gesso with rabbit skin glue, egg tempera.

 

Written by Karen Blampied in 2006.

 

 

Icon 24. 

Our Lady of the Sign

 

Icon:  Our Lady of the Sign

Prototype:  Russian  13 th Century

 

‘All generations will call me blessed.’ Luke 1 : 48

 

Size: 8 x 8 cm

 

Materials: Exotic hard wood, gesso with rabbit skin glue, egg tempera, gold leaf.

 

Written by Karen Blampied in 2008.

 

 

 

Icon 25.

Our Lady of the Passion

 

Icon :  Our Lady of the Passion

Our Lady of Perpetual Succour

Prototype:  Cretan school  16th  Century

 

‘The hands of the child Christ grip the hands of Mary his mother,  as he looks towards the instruments of his passion.’

Size: 50 X 40 cm

 

Materials:  wood old cupboard door, gesso with rabbit skin glue, egg tempera, gold leaf.

 

Written by Karen Blampied in 2007.

 

 

Icon 26.

 

Our Lady of Vladimir

 

Icon: Prototype:  Our Lady of Vladimir

 

 

Size: cm

 

Materials: Exotic hard wood, gesso with rabbit skin glue, egg tempera, white gold leaf.

Written by Karen Blampied 2009

 

 

Nativity Icons

 
 

Icon 27.

The Nativity

 

 

Icon :  The Nativity

Prototype:  Ukraine 20 th  Century

 

‘The Word was made flesh and dwelt among us.’

 

Size: 36 x 33cm

 

Materials: Wood from Belgium, gesso with rabbit skin glue, egg tempera, gold leaf.

 

Written by Karen Blampied in 2008.

 

 

Icon 28. 

Nativity of Mount Sinai

 

Icon: The Nativity of Mount Sinai

Prototype:  Coptic  7th Century

 

‘The star they saw rising went forward and halted over the place where the child was.’ Matthew 2:10

 

Size: 26.5 X 22.5 cm

 

Materials: Exotic hard wood, gesso with rabbit skin glue, egg tempera.

 

Written by Karen Blampied in 2009

 

 

Icon 29. 

The Nativity

 

Icon : The Nativity

Prototype:  Ethiopian 20th Century

 

‘She wrapped him in swaddling clothes and laid him in a manger because there was no room for them at the inn.’ Luke 2:7

 

Size: 12.5 X 12.5 cm

 

Materials: Exotic hard wood, gesso with rabbit skin glue, egg tempera.

 

Written by Karen Blampied in 2009.

 

 

Icon 30.

 The Nativity  10 x 9.5

 

Icon : The Nativity

Prototype:  Ethiopian 20th Century

 

‘She wrapped him in swaddling clothes and laid him in a manger because there was no room for them at the inn.’ Luke 2:7

 

Size: 10 X 9.5 cm

 

Materials: oak wood, gesso with rabbit skin glue, egg tempera.

 

Written by Karen Blampied in 2008.

 

 

Icon 31. 

 

The Adoration of the Shepherds

 

Icon: The Adoration of the Shepherds

Prototype:  Armenian 1262

 

‘Let us go to Bethlehem and see this thing that has happened which the Lord has made known to us.’ Luke 2:15

 

Size: 18 x 16 cm

 

Materials: Exotic hard wood, gesso with rabbit skin glue, egg tempera, white gold leaf.

 

Written by Karen Blampied 2009

 

 

Icon 32.

 

 The Adoration of the Magi

 

The Adoration of the Magi

Prototype:  Byzantine 10th Century

 

‘The angel of the lord appeared to them… I bring you news of great joy.’ Luke 2:9

 

Size: 22 X 16 cm

 

Materials: Wood from Belgium, gesso with rabbit skin glue, egg tempera, gold leaf.

 

Written by Karen Blampied in 2009

 

 

Icon 33.

 The Nativity and Adoration of the Magi

 

Icon: The Nativity and Adoration of the Magi

Prototype:  Poland/Belarus  1746

 

‘The sight of the star filled them with delight, and going into the house they saw the child with his mother.’ Matthew 2:10

 

Size: 16 X 13.5 cm

 

Materials: Wood, gesso with rabbit skin glue, egg tempera, gold leaf.

 

Written in by Karen Blampied 2008

 

 

Icon 34. 

The Nativity

 

Icon: The Nativity

Prototype:  Armenian 14th Century   

 

Falling on their knees they did him homage. They offered him gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh.’ Matthew 2:11

 

Size: 19.5 x 11.5cm

 

Materials: Wood, gesso with rabbit skin glue, egg tempera, gold leaf.

 

Written by Karen Blampied in 2008

 

 

Patron Saint Icons

 

 

Icon 35.

 Prophet Daniel

 

Icon: Prophet Daniel

Prototype:  Kizhi Monastery, Russia -18th  Century

 

 ‘May the name of God be blessed for ever and ever, since wisdom and power are God’s alone.’ Daniel 2:20

 

Size: 17 X 8.5 cm

 

Materials: wood, gesso with rabbit skin glue, egg tempera, gold leaf. 

 

Written by Karen Blampied in 2007

 

 

Sacramental Icons

 

 

Icon 36.

 

 Presentation in the Temple

 

Icon: Presentation in the Temple

Prototype:  Novgorod School Russia 1500

 

‘You see this child: he is destined for the fall and for the rising of many’  John 2:35

 

Size: 18 X 16 cm

 

Materials: exotic hard wood, gesso with rabbit skin glue, egg tempera, gold leaf.

 

Written  by Karen Blampied in 2009

 

 

Icon 37. 

The Baptism of Christ

 

Icon - The Baptism of Christ

Prototype:  Coptic

 

‘ Jesus came from Nazareth in Galilee and was baptised by John in the river Jordan’ Mark :1.9

 

Size: 18 X 16 cm

 

Materials: Exotic hard wood, gesso with rabbit skin glue, egg tempera.

 

Written by Karen Blampied in 2009

 

 

Icon 38.

 The Wedding Feast of Cana

 

Icon – The Wedding Feast of Cana

Prototype:  Ukraine 20th Century

 

‘People generally serve the best wine first, and keep the cheaper sort till the guests have had plenty to drink; but you have kept the best wine till now.’ John 2:10

 

Size: 18 X 16 cm

 

Materials: exotic hard wood, gesso with rabbit skin glue, egg tempera.

 

Written by Karen Blampied in 2009

 

 

 Icon 39.

Pentecost

 

Icon : Pentecost

Prototype:  Russian 1800

 

‘After this, I will pour out my spirit on all mankind…’

Joël : 3, 1

 

Size: 27.5 x 20.5cm

 

Materials: Oak wood, gesso with rabbit skin glue, egg tempera.

 

Written  by Karen Blampied in 2009

 

 

Icon 40. 

Communion of the Apostles  

 

Icon: Communion of the Apostles

Prototype:  Macedonian

 

‘Take it, he said this is my body, this is my blood, the blood of the covenant.’ Mark 14:23

 

Size: 18 X 16 cm

 

Materials: exotic hard wood, gesso with rabbit skin glue, egg tempera.

 

Written by Karen Blampied in 2009 

 

 

Icon 41. 

The Last Supper

 

Icon : The Last Supper

Prototype:  Novgorod School - Russia  15th  Century

 

‘I have longed to eat this Passover with you before I suffer.’ Luke 22:15

 

Size: 16 X 13.5 cm

 

Materials: Wood, gesso with rabbit skin glue, egg tempera, gold leaf.

 

Written  by Karen Blampied in 2008

 

 

Icon 42. 

Eucharist 

 

Icon: Eucharist

Prototype:  Stroganov School Russia  - 16th Century

 

‘… if you eat this bread you will live forever ‘  John : 6: 58

 

Size: 23.5 X 17.5 cm

 

Materials: Wood from Belgium, gesso with rabbit skin glue, egg tempera, gold leaf.

 

Written by Karen Blampied in 2009

 

 

 Icon 43.

 Eucharist  Christ and Peter

 

Icon: Eucharist  Christ and Peter (detail)

Prototype:  Stroganov School Russia  16th Century

 

‘What is this word? It is the Good news that has been brought to you.’

1 Peter 1:25

 

Size: 20.5 X 11 cm

 

Materials: Wood, gesso with rabbit skin glue, egg tempera, gold leaf.  

Written by Karen Blampied in 2009