Here's something a bit different — a set of calligraphy coloring pages. The text is an English translation of the words of an antiphon written by Hildegard of Bingen, a 12th-century Benedictine abbess, polymath, Christian mystic, and recently-canonized Saint and the fourth female Doctor of the Church. (Amazing right?!) I got my translation from this book,… Continue reading ‘Caritas Abundat’ (‘Love Abounds’) Hildegard of Bingen — Catholic Coloring Page
Just a short explanation to go with this coloring page — I thought I'd better post it in May before it becomes irrelevant for another year — "Mary, Queen of May". It is my belief that Our Lady should be the most beautiful "princess" out there to color. When I was a kid I was disappointed that she… Continue reading May Queen — Catholic Coloring Page
So this Saturday, May 13th, marks the 100th anniversary of the first appearance of Our Lady at Fatima, one of the most well-known Marian apparitions ever. Although it is "private revelation" (Catholics are not required to believe it), Our Lady included a message and a warning for the whole world — specifically to pray the Rosary… Continue reading Our Lady of Fatima — Catholic Coloring Page
Well, that was a long break for those of you that follow this blog . . . There's no major news — I've just been plodding along at a big new project (I am on Hexipuff #118 of the Beekeeper's Quilt . . . out of 400 or so, LOL), and have finished a few… Continue reading Annunciation — Catholic Coloring Page
At long last, it's finished, done, scanned, paid for, mailed, corrected, cropped, the end! Would you like a print of it? I am researching fine art printers as we speak, so let me know if you are interested in potentially getting a copy! Sizes (all with white borders): 5x7", 9x12", 14x18", 18x24" (full size, image… Continue reading Ave Maris Stella finished + art print available!
Today is the feast of Our Lady of Sorrows, unfortunately I am posting a bit late for this coloring page to be very useful for planning for this year... but there is always next year! To sum it up very quickly, Our Lady did not have, as many would assume, a "hunky-dory" life. Being free… Continue reading Our Lady of Sorrows + Catholic Coloring Page
The feast of the birth of the Virgin Mary is coming up next week on September 8th! I always remembered this day when I was a kid because it was the day before my best friend's birthday 🙂 This feast is celebrated exactly nine months after the feast of her Immaculate Conception (Dec. 8th).… Continue reading Our Lady’s birthday coming on Sept 8th! + Catholic coloring pages