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Sacred Art in Sacred Places

Specialist residential art retreats for icon painting and medieval art.

‘I felt this was an excellent and high standard of art tuition at university level of presentation. Tutor was knowledgeable at exceptional level and an excellent guide at religious historical sites.’
  JP (Assisi 2017)

Unique, residential courses combining painting, art history and pilgrimage

Small groups for beginners and improvers

Specialist tuition at affordable prices

Book now for Assisi 2020:

‘Franciscan Art & Icon Painting’ : 14th – 24th September, 2020 (11 days B&B) Medieval panel painting course focused on 13th-14th century Italo-Byzantine painting and early Franciscan imagery.

Walsingham: ‘Icon Painting Intensive’ : 2019 dates full. 2020 dates coming soon. (6 days Half Board) Byzantine & Russian Icon painting for beginners and improvers, with particular focus on developing skills using traditional icon painting techniques in egg tempera.

2019 Blogs coming soon.


July 2019: Helen in the Bosco di San Francesco…