Your Angel Art
From lush paintings to lovely photographs, our readers share their original angel art.
Congratulations to the seven winners of Beliefnet's Angel art contest. Our winners' works of art, featured here, have all been turned into beautiful Angels eCards, available on BeliefnetGreetings.
We thank our readers for submitting their unique and inspiring pieces.
<b>Angel Rising</b><br><Br>This painting came out of a meditation I had after 9/11 when I connected with the intuitive guidance of angels.<br><Br><b>Kimberly Rex<br>Bellingham, WA<br><a href="http://www.byregion.net/profiles/kimberlyrex.html" target="_bla
<b>On an Angel's Wing</b><br><br>I was holding this feather up...when I looked through [my camera's] viewfinder, I saw what appeared to be an angel's wing.<bR><br><b>Lesleigh Ann Schaefer<br>Brookfield, WI</b><br><Br>[Image: Photograph. Copyright 2006.]
<b>Magick's Appearance to Patricia</b><Br><Br>I am grateful to G-d, who sent me this angel to save my life when I was two-and-a-half years old.<br><br><b>Jamie Dakis</a> <br>Anchorage, AK<Br><a href="http://www.artistcolony.net/jamiedakis" target="_blank"
<b>Byzantine Angel</b><br><Br>I am a Byzantine artist who paints 'windows to heaven'....This image is part of a series of four that are on the holy altar of St. Nicholas Byzantine Catholic Church in Ohio. I learned this artistry from my father, who now li
<b>Michael</b><br><Br>I feel Archangel Michael's presence very closely, often protecting me. During one trying time in my life when I was praying to Michael, I sensed his angelic glow, and the image later flowed through my hands.<br><br><b>Rev. Susanna St
<b>Greg</b><Br><br>At the time this portrait was created, my friend Greg was going through difficult life changes and trials. As a testimony to his strength and beauty, I represented him overcoming challenges by drawing an angel slowly spreading his wings
<b>Angel of Frisky White Kitties</b><br><Br>My angel cannot resist the playfulness of a fuzzy white kitten and evokes emotion in a colorful, sparkly way that encourages hope and merriment. <br><Br><b>AnaRosa<br>Cornelius, NC<br><a href="http://www.epipha
<b>Angel of the Dance</b><br><Br>This drawing was inspired by a friend who first lost her foot, then her appearance, then her life to cancer. She dances in eternity, and the bald head represents her as an angel for cancer patients.<br><Br><b>Carolyn McFar
<b>Angel Over St. Thomas</b><br><Br>Here is a beautiful angel that appeared to my family on a cruise in September 2005.<br><Br><b>Nejie Miranda-Sylvester<br>Brick, NJ</b><Br><Br>[Image: Photograph. Copyright 2006.]
<b>Angel Guards Children</b><Br><br>On my way to work, I drive by a small lonely lake where I love to stop and enjoy the silence and the view. Once, I saw ice skating traces and an image came to me of two little children taking a shortcut home across a fr
<b>Valentine Angels</b><br><Br>I was inspired by the ocean's beauty and the concept of love given from the heart on Valentine's Day.<br><Br><b>Charity Mayo<br>Sunrise, FL</b><br><Br>[Image: Mixed medium. Copyright 2006.]
<b>Birth</b><Br><Br>This represents the angels of protection that are present for women--of all races and socioeconomic status--giving birth around the world. The births represented are physical, emotional, and spiritual.<br><Br><b>Heather Krause<br>Britt
<b>Freedom!</b><br><Br>This painting explodes with the joy of freedom that is felt with handing your problems over to God. The angel is soaring with the action of letting go.<br><Br> <b>Rosemary Babikan<br>Wildwood, IL</b><br><br>[Image: Watercolor and gu
<b>Angel of New Orleans</b><br><Br>I shot this photo on Mardi Gras Day in New Orleans, on Feb. 26, 2006. The angel signifies spiritual wisdom, courage, and hope for all of us down South.<br><Br><b>Kathleen K. Parker<br>Metairie, LA<Br><a href="http://www.