Growing in the ways of prayer
September 27, 2019 @ 6:00 pm – September 29, 2019 @ 1:15 pm
Mt Carmel Retreat Centre
Mount Carmel
247 St Andrews Rd, Varroville NSW 2566
Mrs Carla Walker
02 8795 3400

Presenter: Anna Prifti

Join us to paint an icon while listening to the birds at Mt Carmel.

Workshop Outline – Foundation
* How to prime, sketch, water gild and paint an icon.
* The traditional technique of gesso and egg tempera.
* Use of powder pigments, their content and formula.
* Practical hints, new materials and tools to make your work easy.
Returning participants bring their own 20 x 25 cm image or icon to work on and be guided.
Beginners work with the help of a step by step tutorial. All materials, including 23 karat gold leaf, are provided.
Bring your brushes and other tools if you wish to discuss their use. No prior experience is required. Book early to avoid disappointment.