Mount Carmel is home to the Canadian National Shrine to Saint Therésè of Lisiéux.
Daily Mass available Monday- Friday at 11:15am
open to Niagara residents per Provincial order
Covid 19 Protocols will be enforced + mask mandatory
Seating limited to 9- Shrine Doors open at 11am
MONASTERY STORE --CLOSED DURING PROVINCIAL SHUTDOWN
Icon Writing retreat
Led by: Phil Zimmerman
Cost : $550 for room and board +(art supply fee extra)
June 14-20, Aug 2-8, Nov. 29-Dec 5, 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 karat 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 i