Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Friar Jim VanVurst, A Friar from Cincinnati, Ohio ,is giving us a retreat from February 13 to February 19.



Friar Jim has been in many leadership roles, a teacher at University level, and presently, among other duties,is Religious Assistant to the Poor Clares in the Bentivoglio Federation.
Part of the retreat is learning to do some actual water color painting. The pictures above show Friar Jim doing a demo and other pictures are of the Sisters trying to do some painting.

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