Byzantine Drawing I

This course is currently full. Please email to ask to be added to our waiting list: iconography@trinity-episcopal.org.

Instructor: Ania Kocurek-Williams

BYZANTINE DRAWING I teaches essential iconographic drawing skills focusing on geometry & proportion, design principles & technique. This course is an introduction to the principles of the Byzantine style and focuses on learning how to draw facial features, hands, teaching the application of geometry for proper scaling and image placement.

Develop a foundational face template using geometry and learn how to make fine modifications for the face of Christ, the Mother of God, St. John the Baptist, St. George, as well as a 3/4 turned face. 

Learn how to analyze an ancient icon and apply these principles to create your own original drawing.

Byzantine Drawing I is a foundational class for iconographers, but also an excellent overall drawing class for anyone interested in life drawing. 

The class meets for 16 sessions on Tuesday evenings from 6:00pm-8:30pm at Trinity Episcopal Cathedral. Homework and practice assignments will be assigned.

Class limited to 8 students. 

  • Instructor: Ania Kocurek-Williams
  • Tuesdays, 6:00pm-8:30pm
  • 10/19/21 – 3/1/22 – See Schedule below
  • Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, Bishop Scott Room
  • $425 for 16 sessions

Courtesy of Ania Kocurek-Williams

Class is currently full. Please ask to be added to our waiting list by emailing: iconography@trinity-episcopal.org.