PAINT WHAT YOU FEEL

PAINT WHAT YOU FEEL ———- JIM PECHA, B.ARCH. CHRISTIAN ARTIST, MINISTER OF CREATIVITY, COPYRIGHT 2014 ———- Occasionally an artist should just paint what they feel. Disengage the intellect as much as possible and express the colors, shapes and textures which are within, without analysis and definitions. Once the painting is complete there is time for … Continue reading

SCULPTURE

SCULPTURE ———- JIM PECHA, B.ARCH. CHRISTIAN ARTIST, MINISTER OF CREATIVITY, COPYRIGHT 2014 ———- Our sculpture reflects natures sculpted formations, the rounded hills to and spires penetrating the sky. Silvia’s polished steel creations add repetition and variation to the landscape. It is also weather proof and resistant to vandalism, another level of basic artistic expression. There … Continue reading

MULTI-DIMENSIONAL PUZZLE

MULTI-DIMENSIONAL PUZZLE ———– JIM PECHA, B.ARCH. CHRISTIAN ARTIST, MINISTER OF CREATIVITY, COPYRIGHT 2014 ————— Words, images, sounds, textures, feelings, thoughts, fragrances, tastes, imagination, memories and on and on within the multi-dimensional puzzle we live. The spiritual simply adds too much for many people to comprehend and deal with; so is ignored, but offers the key … Continue reading

FLOATING

FLOATING ———– JIM PECHA, B.ARCH. CHRISTIAN ARTIST, MINISTER OF CREATIVITY, COPYRIGHT 2014 ————— “If” you can focus on your relationship with God, you can float within the creative spiritual realm, but the physical world, with evil, will do everything it can to distract you and disturb you. The Holy Spirit will hold you through all … Continue reading

SAND DUNE CHURCH

SAND DUNE CHURCH ———– JIM PECHA, B.ARCH. CHRISTIAN ARTIST, MINISTER OF CREATIVITY, COPYRIGHT 2014 ————— The human organized Church is subject to the forces of earth and in New Mexico is even more evident with the adobe Churches made of clay sand. It follows the flow of the emotional and intellectual winds as do the … Continue reading

CANYONS AND CLOUDS

CANYONS AND CLOUDS ———– JIM PECHA, B.ARCH. CHRISTIAN ARTIST, MINISTER OF CREATIVITY, COPYRIGHT 2014 ————— I watch as clouds swirl over the canyon walls, and hear the echoes of animal and human calls, pretending their not alone with the rocks and waterfalls, wandering through life wondering what will befall, their pathways as they watch the … Continue reading

DOME ROAD

DOME ROAD ——— JIM PECHA, B.ARCH., CHRISTIAN ARTIST, MINISTER OF CREATIVITY, COPYRIGHT 2014 ———- New Mexico has many geodesic domes built by people looking for a contemporary alternative life style and new perspectives. The hippies of the late sixties and early seventies set the stage for living independently, out in the landscape, away from organized … Continue reading

CARVE THE EARTH

CARVE THE EARTH ———– JIM PECHA, B.ARCH. CHRISTIAN ARTIST, MINISTER OF CREATIVITY, COPYRIGHT 2014 —————2:34 a.m. October 29, 2014 To find meaningful and fulfilling purpose in life, “CARVE THE EARTH” a copyrighted design and slogan. Since we are part of the earth, we begin by finding the tools to “first” delve deeply into ourselves to … Continue reading

CAVE

CAVE ———– JIM PECHA, B.ARCH., CHRISTIAN ARTIST, MINISTER OF CREATIVITY, COPYRIGHT 2014 ———- We had practiced for a year on smaller cliffs, but now we would attempt to repel down to a cave. We tied the ropes at the top around tree trunks and a large rock. We covered the surface of the rope that … Continue reading

LOVER’S LEAP

LOVER’S LEAP ———– JIM PECHA, B.ARCH., CHRISTIAN ARTIST, MINISTER OF CREATIVITY, COPYRIGHT 2014 ———- The worn path to lover’s leap is mainly from the curious to look over the edge. Then their is the inevitable stripping of clothes, holding of hands and the jump into the cool pool of water about twenty feet below, not … Continue reading