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A few years ago, my book ‘Celtic Saints of Western Britain’ (Avalonia 2015) was published, and featured my original paintings of many Cornish saints. I have decided to auction off those that remain, in aid of Cornish sacred site preservation.
The painting of St Clether is going into a private collection recording the history of the well, with the sale proceeds going to fund the upkeep of the holy well chapel.
The proceeds of the remaining six paintings will be split between St Clether Holy Well Chapel and CASPN (Cornish Ancient Sites Protection Network), a charity which organises volunteers to keep sacred sites clean and accessible.
The silent auction starts on 15 FEBRUARY 2021 AT 9AM and runs for one week, ending on 22 FEBRUARY 2021 AT 9AM. Please get involved to support this cause and own a unique piece of original published artwork.
The paintings below St Clether are, left to right, top row: St Keyne, St Samson, The 777 Irish Saints arriving at Hayle.
Left to right, bottom row: St Michael, St Piran, St Ia.
Please share with anyone you think may be interested, and contact me directly if you have any questions or would like a closer look at the pieces.Close.
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