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I further explored this subject, the names for God given in the Old Testament, using different materials and adding human images to the paintings. I did this because each name relates to how God relates to us. I have 11×17 inch signed prints available of each painting for $50. The first painting: ELOHIM–THE CREATOR. (GENESIS 2:4) Artists create from existing… (more…)


This is a series that visually explores the 7 statements Jesus made about Himself in the Gospel of John. The image of Christ in each painting is a woodcut I created. Each painting is 11×17 inches and I have signed prints available of each for $50. The first painting: I AM THE BREAD OF LIFE; HE WHO COMES TO ME… (more…)


EDUCATION * Ph.D. in Art from the University of Georgia, 1998. * Masters of Art Education degree from the University of Georgia, 1988. * Bachelors of Fine Arts from the University of Georgia, 1974. EMPLOYMENT BACKGROUND Artist in Resident at Wesley Theological Seminary 2010-2011. * Instructor in Art Education, University of Georgia, 1996-00. * Teaching Assistant and Discussion Group Leader… (more…)

PREACHING AND THE ARTS an interview with Wesley Theological Seminary’s Catherine Kapikian

The day after she graduated from Wesley Theological Seminary in 1979 with a Master’s degree in Theological Studies, Catherine Kapikian “marched into the dean’s office” and proposed the establishment of an artist-in-residence at the seminary. J. Phillip Wogaman, then dean, and President Jack Knight responded to her thesis that without the arts, “theological education was truncated,” by assigning a modest… (more…)