Each day of Advent, in honor of Word becoming flesh, I’ll seek, with art-making tools, to flesh out a word of the season. No conclusions here, though. These interactive “art samples” are more about raising questions than providing answers.
Today’s piece is drawn from the prophet’s words in Isaiah 9:6, from the angels’ message in Luke 2:8-14, and from Barbara Robinson’s Classic, The Best Christmas Pageant Ever.
How is each newborn announced? What is each child’s first cradle? First blanket? How did the child of prophecy, how did the child of Bethlehem, how does each child born change the world?