Grace to Paint


Weekly Oil Paintings by Sister Maresa Lilley, SND


race to Paint

Weekly Oil Paintings
by Sister Maresa Lilley, SND


This large painting took a lot of paint and a lot of detail.

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Asian Bouquet

This lovely bouquet was handed to a Vietnamese Dominican Sister on the day

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Meet Sr.Maresa

I am Sister Maresa Lilley, a member of the Sisters of Notre Dame, located in Chardon, Ohio, USA. For many years, I have enjoyed a passion that permits me to reflect upon simple reality with a brush in hand. To capture a simple essence on canvas and to discover inherent beauty is a daily immersion. While busy with teaching, or administration, or other various roles of my past, I found the quiet pursuit of pushing creamy oil paint into some kind of meaningful arrangement a soulful refreshment. I hope that through this blog, you also can enjoy a fresh look at grace and charm in the ordinary.

Motor Girl

For the time being I may have gotten some of Ngyuen Thanh Binh

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Bird Girl

After the simplicity of Nguyen Thanh Binh. The previous post has the explanation

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