Photo: sundial at Rydal Hall, Ambleside

Icon Painting

Icon Painting

Starts: Mon 23rd November 2020, 10.00 am

Ends: Fri 27th November 2020, 4.00 pm

From £550pp Full Board

Tutor: Rev. Chris Perrins

The course is aimed at beginners, but those with more experience are very welcome. Each person will paint an icon using traditional techniques of egg tempera on a gessoed board, using the proplasmos technique, with gold leaf for the background.

Chris Perrins originally trained as an accountant. He was ordained deacon in 2003 and priest in 2004. He served in a number of parishes in the Diocese of Liverpool. Chris has a Diploma in Icon and Wall Painting from the Prince’s School of Traditional Arts. Having always enjoyed art in one form or another, he first painted an icon in 2005 at a course given by Christi Paslaru. He is a regular visitor to Rydal Hall and has hosted many popular icon painting courses here.

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Icon Painting

Starts: Mon 23rd November 2020, 10.00 am

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