Loaves and Fishes
Medium: Hand carved wood liturgical window and loaves and fishes plaque,1800’s English Bible, Nepalese Paper, Waxed Linen Thread, Ethiopian Coptic Stitching
Artist Statement: This piece depicts a favorite Bible story, the miracle of the loaves and fishes, or the feeding of the five thousand. In this story Jesus multiplies a basket of two small fishes and five barley loaves to feed the multitudes of his followers with twelve baskets left over. This story is rich with symbolism and provides evidence of God’s providence and provision of both spiritual and physical food.
19H X 14W X 2D