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Location  RWA, Queen's Road, Clifton, Bristol, BS8 1PX

Telephone  0117 906 7606

Web  www.drawingschool.org.uk

Email  info@drawingschool.org.uk

Bristol Drawing School Logo

Post  Royal West of England Academy, Queen's Road, Clifton, Bristol, BS8 1PX

Telephone  0117 973 5129 Email info@drawingschool.org.uk

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Icon Workshop

Start Date:Friday, 1st March 2013
Times:Fri & Sat 10am-4pm and Sun 11am-4pm
Duration:3 day workshop
Tutor:Ian Knowles
Cost:120 includes 1 prepared gesso board
Suitable for:All abilities

Places Available!   

This fascinating  three day workshop is designed for those interested in learning how to paint a religious icon (like those in Greek or Russian churches). If you are interested in having a go at using egg tempera or want to paint in an ecologically sensitive way then this three-day workshop is for you. Under guidance from a professional iconographer you will be taken through the process of 'writing' a sacred icon of the Face of Jesus, and by the end you should have a completed icon to take home with you. No previous experience necessary, just a willingness to try a very different technique and 'have a go'. Prepared gesso board provided.

Find out more about tutor Ian Knowles.

 

Icon Workshop

Material List

You will need to bring your own watercolour brushes (ideally sizes 1, 3 and 5). If you do not have these they will be available from the tutor on the day to purchase. It is also advisable to bring a small cloth to rest your arm on whilst painting.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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