Illuminated Manuscript Writing; The Golden Age of Ireland

Online Retreat (Trinity Retreat Center)
June 4-6
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Online Retreat: Illuminated Manuscript Writing; The Golden Age of Ireland
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Trinity Retreat Center – Online via Zoom
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Online Retreat
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The Golden Age of Ireland: Illuminated Manuscripts

June 4-6, 2021, 10am-4pm on Zoom | $310 Materials Fee | Register

Join renowned sacred artist Susan vonMedicus to learn the history and prayerful practice of manuscript production in Ireland at the time of the Book of Kells from the 6th century to the 8th century. Through this online weekend retreat, artists will learn insular script calligraphy from the Books of the Golden Age of Ireland, along with decorative presentation of the Gospels and Psalms and techniques for illumination with paint where colors make the words come alive.

No experience is necessary to join this online workshop. Materials and tools will be mailed to you, and the cost is $310. Limited space is available and you can register here. A Zoom link will be sent to participants two weeks prior to the retreat.