Week 10 - Thomas Brookes, London 2014 - Gouache, watercolour, marker - Interesting stylisation in the faces and the way the lower half of the figure trails off. I love the varying lines and use of patterns.
"When in doubt glance at the Redwoods of the church: the Puritans. Two in particular can help us respond to the modern attempt to separate happiness from holiness so cleanly. For example Thomas Brooks authored a book under the apt titl
Thomas Brooks (1608–1680) was an English non-conformist Puritan preacher and author. Much of what is known about Thomas Brooks has been ascertained from his writings. As a writer C. H. Spurgeon said of him, 'Brooks scatters stars with both hands, with an eagle eye of faith as well as the eagle eye of imagination'.