Of Note

Christ Church Cathedral

Mike Phillips

Frosty Abbey Morning

Watercolor (12” x 12”) by Mike Phillips


Artist Statement

“This painting captures a sunrise scene one November morning on the grounds of the Abbey of Gethsemani in Kentucky, one of my special painting places.”


About the Artist

Mike Phillips has studied at the Art Academy of Cincinnati since 2006. He is an active plein air (painting outdoors) and studio painter, focusing primarily on landscapes in oil or watercolor. He also does life drawings (drawing the human figure from live models).


Mike retired as a media executive from E.W. Scripps. He has been a member of Christ Church Cathedral since 2000.