This five day workshop will give participants the opportunity to paint a Christmas themed Byzantine Icon of either the Archangel Gabriel or the Virgin Mary. Past workshop attendees have used these icons either as a unique gift for someone special, or to have photographed and made into their personal Christmas card. Each workshop member will receive all of the materials required to complete a painted and gilded icon in the Byzantine style, this will include, a hand made Serbian lime wood, gessoed icon panel, gold leaf and genuine medieval pigments. Experienced iconographer Peter Murphy will lead workshop members through a simple to follow step by step process, with careful instructions and demonstrations being given at each stage of the process.
£790 per person includes 5 day course, materials, tuition, accommodation and full board.
£470 per person includes 5 day course, materials , tuition, lunch and refreshments.
Those who came for the taster day had a fabulous time with Peter Murphy who they described as a truly wonderful tutor. We are really looking forward to seeing the results of the full 5 day workshop.