The Burning Bush 249 metal print by William Hart McNichols. Bring your artwork to life with the stylish lines and added depth of a metal print. Your image gets printed directly onto a sheet of 1/16" thick aluminum. The aluminum sheet is offset from the wall by a 3/4" thick wooden frame which is attached to the back. The high gloss of the aluminum sheet complements the rich colors of any image to produce stunning results.
Father Bill was working on this icon in April 2012, days away from finishing when he collapsed on a mountain hike and spent the next two months... more
Father Bill was working on this icon in April 2012, days away from finishing when he collapsed on a mountain hike and spent the next two months recovering from a heart valve surgery. This was finished as soon as he felt well enough to return to his studio, July 2012. It was the featured image for the Archdicese of Santa Fe, hosts of The Southwest Liturgical Conference in Albuquerque NM, Jan. 2013.
About William Hart McNichols
Artist Statement on Iconography
�There is only Christ: He is everything and He is in everything." St. Paul, Colossians 3:11
I honor and revere the Byzantine icons and the profound spirituality of the Othodox churches. I try to bring true devotion and prayer into the process of writing an icon, dependent upon the inspiration of the Blessed Trinity, the saints, holy ones, and the Mother of God. As a Roman Catholic iconographer, I have no intention of assuming to be Orthodox, but continue to pray with many others, for unity brought about by the Spirit, amongst the churches.
2014 is my 24th year as an Iconographer and I am very grateful for the tremendous support from around the World. The great bulk of Icons are commissions from...