Ep 12 Creation of Adam
 

Masterstroke Mini Series / December 12, 2019

When Bishop Giovio looked up at the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel in the 1520's he couldn't work it out.

 
Ep 11 Raising Of Lazarus
 

Masterstroke Mini Series / December 05, 2019

When he based his painting on Rembrandt's rendition why did Van Gogh choose to crop out Jesus?

 
Ep 10 Two Children Teasing a Cat
 

Masterstroke Mini Series / November 28, 2019

Why did the Dutch have the saying, "whoever plays with cats gets scratched"?

 
Ep 9 Old Woman Saying Grace
 

Masterstroke Mini Series / November 21, 2019

The knife is falling off the table and there are distractions everywhere. Yet nothing stops this lady from saying grace.

 
Ep 8 Mote and The Beam
 

Masterstroke Mini Series / November 14, 2019

Have you ever had someone criticize you but you know they've done far worse things than you?

 
Ep 7 The Conversion of St Paul
 

Masterstroke Mini Series / November 07, 2019

See how a horse is the feature of this painting and how Paul was made lower than the animals.

 
Ep 6 David and Goliath
 

Masterstroke Mini Series / October 31, 2019

"David and Goliath" is not just a painting about a Bible story. It is a painting about life.

 
Ep 5 The Love Letter
 

Masterstroke Mini Series / October 24, 2019

Have you ever received a love letter? Not just an email but a hand written letter?

 
Ep 4 Boy Blowing Bubbles
 

Masterstroke Mini Series / October 17, 2019

Why do so many famous paintings feature children blowing bubbles? What do they mean?

 
Ep 3 The Musicians
 

Masterstroke Mini Series / October 10, 2019

Does music really "make the world go round"? If so, why?

 
Ep 2 The Return of the Prodigal Son
 

Masterstroke Mini Series / October 03, 2019

Imagine celebrating by lifting up a glass of beer in one painting and then kneeling down with tattered clothes in another.

 
Ep 1 Storm On The Sea of Galilee
 

Masterstroke Mini Series / September 26, 2019

Why did Rembrandt paint himself as a disciple of Christ? Why is he holding onto his hat and a rope on the boat?