Women of the Bible Fine Art Collection


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Elspeth C. Young completes new oil painting - "Consider The Lilies"

By Al R. Young Consider The Lilies is the newest oil painting to be added to the line of original artworks from Al Young Studios.

Click here to see a larger image of the new painting, read the artist's commentary, and look at the selection of prints--if any are available.... Read more »

Tags: Consider The Lilies, 2015, Elspeth C. Young, Legacy, News, Oil paintings and prints, The Messiah Art Collection, Women of the Bible Art Collection


Project Commentaries: By The Wayside by Ashton Young

By Ashton R. Young

This portrait of Tamar will be the 47th oil painting in the Women of the Bible Collection.  It was completed to meet the production schedule for Women of the New Testament by Camille Fronk Olson.  The book, currently in press, is scheduled for release through Deseret Book later in 2014.

Dimensions (width x height)
22.25 in. x 39.75 in.

Support
Panel

Milestones
Composition begins - circa April 2012
Brushwork begins - circa August 2012

Methodology
This section presents only one or two items that may be of interest to professional artists, amateurs, and others interested in the work of the Studios... Read more »

Tags: 2014, Project commentaries, Women of the Bible Art Collection


New selection of fine art prints of Waiting For The Promise by Elspeth Young

By Al R. Young Elspeth completed Waiting For The Promise (Rahab) in 2005, but we have only recently been able to obtain a higher-resolution digital image of the original oil painting, making it possible for us to offer a more complete selection of print sizes featuring the painting. Accordingly, we are pleased to announce that 33 fine-art print styles and sizes of this new image are now available at www.alyoung.com, ranging in price from $4.05 (4 in. x 5.25 in. poster print) to $326 (24 in... Read more »

Tags: 3.64.0260.010, 2014, News, Oil paintings and prints, Women of the Bible Art Collection


Project Commentaries: Under Whose Wings Thou Art Come To Trust by Al R. Young

By Al R. Young By Al R. Young

This full-length portrait of Ruth the Moabitess, based on Ruth 2:12, will be the 48th oil painting in the Women of the Bible Collection.  It was completed to meet the production schedule for Women of the New Testament by Camille Fronk Olson.  The book, currently in press, is scheduled for release through Deseret Book later in 2014.

Dimensions (width x height)
35 3/8 in. x 76 7/16 in.

Support
Panel

Milestones
Research begins - January 2003
Composition begins - August 2012
Brushwork begins - December 2013

Equipment
Creating a painting often involves creating or modifying tools or making improvements to the studio itself... Read more »

Tags: Under Whose Wings Thou Art Come To Trust, 2014, Color, Project commentaries, Tips and techniques, Women of the Bible Art Collection


Project Commentaries: What Is Truth? by Al R. Young

By Al R. Young By Al R. Young

This painting of Bernice (Acts 26:28-31) will be the 46th oil painting in the Women of the Bible Collection.  Its completion correlates with the production schedule for Women of the New Testament by Camille Fronk Olson.  The book, currently in press, is scheduled for release through Deseret Book in the latter part of 2014.

Dimensions (width x height)
24 in. x 27.625 in.

Support
Panel

Milestones
Research begins - November 2013
Composition begins - January 2014
Brushwork begins - January 2014

Equipment
Creating a painting often involves creating or modifying tools or making improvements to the studio itself... Read more »

Tags: 2014, Inspiration and creativity, Project commentaries, Tips and techniques, Women of the Bible Art Collection


Project Commentaries: Nothing Shall Be Impossible by Elspeth Young

By Al R. Young By Elspeth Young

Elspeth's new portrait of Elisabeth, the mother of John the Baptist, will be the 44th oil painting in the Women of the Bible Collection.  It was completed to meet the production schedule for Women of the New Testament by Camille Fronk Olson.  The book, currently in press, is scheduled for release through Deseret Book later in 2014.

Dimensions (width x height)
14 in. x 20 in.

Support
Panel

Milestones
Research begins - January 2012
Composition begins - September 2010
Brushwork begins - January 2014

Methodology
This section presents only one or two items that may be of interest to professional artists, amateurs, and others interested in the work of the Studios... Read more »

Tags: 2014, Inspiration and creativity, Project commentaries, Women of the Bible Art Collection


Al R. Young completes new oil painting - "Under Whose Wings Thou Art Come To Trust"

By Al R. Young Under Whose Wings Thou Art Come To Trust is the newest oil painting to be added to the line of original artworks from Al Young Studios.

Click here to see a larger image of the new painting, read the artist's commentary, and look at the selection of prints--if any are available.... Read more »

Tags: Under Whose Wings Thou Art Come To Trust, 2014, Al R. Young, Legacy, News, Oil paintings and prints, Women of the Bible Art Collection


Al R. Young completes new oil painting - "What Is Truth"

By Al R. Young What Is Truth is the newest oil painting to be added to the line of original artworks from Al Young Studios.

Click here to see a larger image of the new painting, read the artist's commentary, and look at the selection of prints--if any are available.... Read more »

Tags: What Is Truth, 2014, Al R. Young, Legacy, News, Oil paintings and prints, Women of the Bible Art Collection


Ashton R. Young completes new oil painting - "By The Wayside"

By Al R. Young By The Wayside is the newest oil painting to be added to the line of original artworks from Al Young Studios.

Click here to see a larger image of the new painting, read the artist's commentary, and look at the selection of prints--if any are available.... Read more »

Tags: By The Wayside, 2014, Ashton R. Young, Legacy, News, Oil paintings and prints, Women of the Bible Art Collection


Elspeth C. Young completes new oil painting - "Blessed Are The Meek"

By Al R. Young Blessed Are The Meek is the newest oil painting to be added to the line of original artworks from Al Young Studios.

Click here to see a larger image of the new painting, read the artist's commentary, and look at the selection of prints--if any are available.... Read more »

Tags: Blessed Are The Meek, 2014, Elspeth C. Young, Legacy, News, Oil paintings and prints, The Messiah Art Collection, Women of the Bible Art Collection


Project Commentaries: Blessed Are The Meek by Elspeth Young

By Al R. Young
By Elspeth Young
Artwork by Elspeth Young; Photographs by Tanner M. Young This woman has long been a hero of mine. The greatness of her faith and the stature of her spiritual strength are, to me, on a par with the centurion who besought healing for his servant. Both exemplify implicit faith in and a knowledge of the divinity of the Son of God, and do so without the help of the covenants, teachings, and culture surrounding the house of Israel. To both individuals, the Savior not only mercifully granted the miracle for which they petitioned, but bestowed a commendation for their great faith (see Luke 7:0 and Matthew 15:28)... Read more »

Tags: Blessed Are The Meek, 2014, Project commentaries, Women of the Bible Art Collection