St Petka With Magpie
Born in the Third century, this beloved Serbian Saint Paraskeva, more popularly called by her worldly name, Petka, received her martyr's wreath in about the year 180. Saint Petka is venerated as a healer of the blind.
It is said that, “ The Magpie is a magical creature, and tends to confer spiritual protection upon you once it enters your life. “
acrylic and gouache on canvas