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  1. A Free Download — Svatava Crèche No. 5, a paper nativity to print, cut out and enjoy!

    From the gifted brush of Svatava Vizinová comes a beguiling crèche, a Free Download for you to print out and assemble. Folk themes, a layering of colors, artistic playfulness, and fine rendering of lines found in podmalby — reverse-glass painting are echoed in Svatava's original crèches…

     Svatava's Nativity No. 5, above — a Free Download from Crèchemania.com — echoes the Podmalby tradition —painting on the reverse side of glass — one of Svatava Vizinová's specialties. In the ...
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  2. A Cuzco School Nativity — The Cathedral of Christ the Light, Oakland, California

    Concrete, metal, glass, and wood may be the building blocks of Oakland's 21st century Cathedral, but these most basic of materials are transformed by natural light into an ethereal, spiritual, space. Shepherded by then Oakland's Bishop Vigneron and designed by a gifted group of San Francisco architects headed by Craig Hartman, The Cathedral of Christ the Light stands as a testament to faith and divinely-inspired design…

     Like the ribs of a biblical arc, the wood latticework ...
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  3. S. Smith Photography — spiritual images imbued with beauty, grace — and faith

    A deep faith radiates in inspiring images of religious art and church-event photography…

     
    "You see many Flight Into Egypt windows," Scott Smith says, "but in this depiction — which is the opening image of my Home Page — there's such an intimacy between the Christ Child and Our Lady. They're fleeing, but the artist has portrayed the connection between Mother and Child so powerfully." Flight Into Egypt, Most Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Augusta, Georgia. (Photo © S. Smith Photography.) ...
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  4. Judy Davis’ ”Friends Of The Crèche Guide to Permanent Nativity Displays“

    Judy Davis — friend, art lover, collector, world traveler, and bibliographer, former Vice President of Friends Of The Crèche — talks about the Guide to Permanent Nativity Displays — In the U.S. and Around the World, and the organization she loves: the Friends Of The Crèche…

     
    Judy Davis' crèche collection includes this bright aluminum-foil extravaganza from Poland (above, left). Bob and Judy, in the Czech Republic, visiting nativities during a Friends Of The Crèche International ...
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  5. May the New Year 2011 bring you Health, Happiness — and the Perfect Print!

    Getting the image on your screen perfectly match the one coming out of your printer is not always easy — but definitely worth the quest…

     
    Featuring beguiling artwork that has a hand-colored feel, this 8-inch-wide fold-out nativity — even showing some of the deep embossing of the vintage original — is now available as a Premium Download. 
    A Christmas table flower arrangement creates the perfect backdrop for my Vasilópitta Greek sweet New Year's bread — and ...
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