We take a lunch break together which gives us a chance to get to know each other.
Cost £280 for 5 full days (10 half days)
Wednesday classes are perfect for students that would like to make Icon Painting into their regular practice. You will receive support from your teacher but also from the community of other icon painters. You will have a chance to exchange your ideas and experiences. You will become a part of a vibrant arts and crafts community.
You will be encouraged to experiment with the technique and colour.
Tradition is something dynamic and it is still moving and changing.
Your ideas and contemporary approach are both welcome.
You will still learn basics of the technique and traditional styles of icon painting. Which include:
Autumn / Winter Sessions 2020
Cost £140 for 1 weekend
£280 for 3 weekends (Recommended)
Students will be guided through initial stages of the process of creating an icon. With short introduction to tradition of iconography students will explore the technique off egg tempera. Learn to make egg yolk binding medium and mix paints using dry pigments.
All paintings will be created on mdf panels covered with thin layers of gesso.
Students who decide to book only one weekend will learn basic principle of the technique:
Stages of work include: