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Icon Painting Retreat to Learn and Rest

About promoting a workshop, in the beautiful retreat center¬† called The Jubilee House, In Abingdon, Virginia, July 16 to July 20 2018.¬† This 5 day workshop introduces the practice and theory of traditional icon painting/writing, offered as a meditation as … Continue reading

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PENTECOST, why so few women in Byzantine icons?

Pentecost icons are about the descent of Holy Spirit,   The institution of Divine Spirit coming to all of humanity, acting through the Church, to sanctify the world. I want to use the Pentecost icon to illustrate a new approach … Continue reading

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