22 - 29 September 2019
Retreat leaders : Hanna Ward
Basia Goodwin assisting
early bird before February 1st
ensuite single 850 €
ensuite shared 750 € (per peson)
Normal price after February 1st
ensuite single 950 €
ensuite shared 850 € (per peson)
- You will have the choice to paint Santiago the pilgrim (with scallop shell and staff) or the black Madonna of Czestochowa using the 1,500 year old icon painting technique.
- You will learn how to collect, prepare and paint with natural pigment, egg tempera (egg yolk mixed with wine ) and use real gold.
- This will also be your opportunity to engage in a meditative process in a beautiful and nourishing environment and spend some quiet time in nature, go for walks on the beautiful camino de Santiago. Through out the week we will also be receiving pilgrims for the evening meals and sharing by the fire under the quiet star - filled Camino night sky.
- Would you like to extend your retreat? Stone carving takes place just before this retreat. See here
Preliminary timetable for 22 -29 September 2019
22nd Arrival (we welcome guests from 3pm) evening meal welcome 7 pm.
23rd preparing the drawing / collecting and making our own pigments.
24th icon painting
25th icon painting
26th icon painting
27th icon painting
28th icon painting
29th Departure after breakfast.
The price includes :
Seven nights accommodation
Teaching and materials
It does NOT include airline tickets or travel to the retreat centre. HOW TO GET HERE?
Once we confirm a place is still available, you can secure it by making a 300 €, non refundable deposit. The remaining amount is to be paid two months before the retreat. Refunds are only available if all spaces are filled or you can find a replacement for yourself. You can make the payment via Pay Pal to firstname.lastname@example.org. Contact us should you prefer a different method via bank card (via phone payment - see phone number below ), transfer or Transferwise. Please note to make sure you cover all transaction or conversion fees.
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