3 years
Study mode
Tuition fee (entire course)
Local students
USD 6,975
GBP 4,950
Other costs
Other costs apply

About this course

This Diploma course is based on the traditional model of master and apprentice teaching. Instruction will cover all the processes required to create traditional icons in egg tempera, including panel preparation, gessoing, gilding, pigment making, design principles and painting techniques. The practical work of the students will be placed into context through studies of the masterpieces of icon painting and talks on theology and the relationship of iconography to church architecture and worship. Students will also be guided in ways of developing their skills in the contemporary business environment.

*This course is offered to local students only.