Painting - Subject Led

Byzantine icon painting with Peter Murphy

Ref: S5D08242

Suitable for all



Working in the Byzantine style, explore the production of a small icon. Start with the basic principles of design, move through water gilding, mixing egg yolk with pigment, applying egg tempera and dry brush modelling. The course includes an illustrated talk outlining the spiritual reasons for the style found in the icon tradition.


Peter Murphy

Peter Murphy was educated at Jacob Kramer College of Art and the University of East London, and trained with iconographer Guillem Ramos Poqui in London.


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