The Land of Enchantment: A Stay-at Home Pilgrimage to New Mexico (online)
Mickey O. McGrath, OSFS
August 4, 2021
Traveling is not easy these days, or even possible for some. But you can be a pilgrim in your easy chair at home! Brother Mickey McGrath will bring the Land of Enchantment to you by way of his sketches, paintings and stories on this virtual Arts and Faith Tour. Discover why artists and mystics alike are so captivated by the natural wonders of this beautiful region of our country. Your spirit will be refreshed at the holy sites and mission churches of Chimayo and Santa Fe. Through Brother Mickey’s own artwork, you will visit with the great American artist, Georgia O’Keefe, at her home in Abiquiu and with the monks of the Christ in the Desert Monastery. Join us and rediscover the beauty that inspired the desert fathers and mothers of the ancient Church.
In a nutshell, I paint, write and tell stories, and then travel all over the place telling the stories behind what I paint and write. My first formal art lessons were at the Moore College of Art in downtown Philadelphia, my hometown. They had classes for young people on Saturday…
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