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The Art of Faith Camp (July 17-21), under the direction of Brenda Bellamy, brought eight teens to the Cathedral to study art and to make art of their own. Here, campers learn about the process of commissioning sacred art.

At the Frye Art Museum, campers watched an art student prepare to copy a painting in the museum's collection.

Learning about the work of Eustace Ziegler at the Frye

Throughout the week, students had the opportunity to learn about different media. Here, camp mentor Isabelle Berry teaches about digital art.

Learning about perspective with Father David Brant

Portraits in trois crayons

Scratchboard drawing with Maria Laughlin

Learning to draw in scratchboard

Most of all, the campers drew...

and drew...

and drew...

and drew...!

What we learned!

All our finished projects were on display at the Parish Picnic. Great work, campers!


With thanks to the instructors, volunteers, donors and supporters
who made the Art of Faith 2017 possible, including:

Father Michael G. Ryan
Father David A. Brant
Alison Warp
Corinna Laughlin
David Murphy
Dennis Turner and Frame Central
Irene Gendron
Isabelle Berry
John Riley
Linda Schuster
Maria Laughlin
Marjorie Bunday
Melina McCombs
Mike Davey
Molly Phillips and the Frye Art Museum
Pelita Serrantes
Rosanne Michaels
Sandra Jean
Theresa Van de Ven



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