Water Poured into Water

Nama Guru Manjugoshya. I bow to my Lama, Gentle Voice. I bow To the master of magical illusion, Who can make anything appear at all: The realm Beyond all worlds And the ecstasy coupled to it. He is… Read More

Painting Black Manjushri

Here is a video showing the process I used to arrive at the finished image of Black Manjushri. This was a tough image to create, and I really struggled up until the last few days. One night it all… Read More

Nectar and the Skull

In the Heart Sutra Lord Buddha spoke to us about the emptiness of the parts of a person. He said that “form is empty… the same is true of your feelings, and your ability to discriminate between things,… Read More

Lake Born Vajra

I just finished another work and have added some small vignettes for you. I cant show the full image as it requires empowerment. If you know the Lake Born Vajra practice and have the empowerment, maybe send me… Read More

Samantabhadra and Samantabhadri

I am currently working on an image from the wonderful Nyimgma tradition for the practice known as The Lake Born Vajra. I wanted to have the Primordial Buddha as the minor figure at the top of the thangka…. Read More

Hi Res Image of Green Tara

Here is a high resolution image of the Green Tara Thangka. If you click on the image it will open in a new window, you can then right click in the new window and select “save image as..”… Read More

White Tara

Here is the updated image of White Tara. I made some changes to the hair, that is the only difference. The image is inspired by the famous prayer know as the TwentyOne Praises to Tara. The opening lines… Read More

Bodhisattva Manjushri.

Here is the completed image I made of Manjushri Bodhisattva. This thangka began life as a commission for a book cover. My brief was simply to create an image of Manjushri riding a Snowlion. I chose to illustrate… Read More