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DATE: Sat 17 – Sun 18 March, 2018
TIME: 10am – 4pm (hour lunch break)
LOCATION: QG&W art studio 81 Hesse Street Queenscliff Vic 3225
COST: $595 all materials included
PLACES: 1/6 available

Images from the previous Byzantine Iconography workshop shown below (or see images below)


• How to prime, sketch, gild and paint an icon
• The traditional technique of gesso and egg tempera
• Use of powder pigments, their content and formulation
• Colour combinations and composition problem solving
• Practical hints and new materials to make your work easy

Each participant will complete their own icon (as shown in the images of either our Lady with gold or Archangel Michael) by the end of the workshop

SKILL LEVEL: Beginners through to advanced. No prior experience required.
INCLUDED: All materials. Glass of wine/cheese on completion and tea. Nespresso coffee (gold coin donation).
NOT INCLUDED: Aprons, accommodation and food. Plenty of food choice in Queenscliff.

Participants must wear protective footwear

When making a booking you may pay in full or choose to pay a deposit of $100 to secure your place. Email us for direct debit details or call 03 4202 0942 for phone payments. Invoices provided upon arrival. Initial payments may be refunded if the class is cancelled or if you inform us of your inability to attend, at least three weeks prior to the course date otherwise a $100 cancellation fee applies.

ACCOMMODATION OPTIONS: Athelstane, Clydesville, Queenscliff and Coastal Holidays, Ruby’s, Seaview, Vue Grand.


• Shared kitchenette
• Microwave
• Free tea, sugar & milk
• Access to art books
• Street parking


‘The workshop exceeded my expectations’ – Wilhelmina
‘This has been the best weekend’ – Tina Sideris

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