Icon Writing retreat

Led by: Phil Zimmerman

Cost : $550 for room and board  +(art supply fee extra)

Dec 1-7, 2019, June 14-20, 2020

Master Iconographer Phillip Zimmerman will guide students through creating one complete icon (to be determined). Any level of experience is accepted. Each step is demonstrated to students, followed by time to copy what has been taught. Students will learn: filling in, rendering clothes and flesh, 23 carat gold leafing, and varnishing. In addition, students will gain familiarity with ruling pens an ruling pen compasses, and information of preparation of panels for painting.

Students will need to pre order their art art boards and supplies directly through Phil Zimmerman at icon53@verizon.net  

Enrollment is limited so register early.