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Icon Painting and Carving Retreat

  • Holy Family Passionist Retreat Center 303 Tunxis Road West Hartford, CT, 06107 United States (map)

Icon Painting and Carving Retreat:
Six Days of Creation


May 31-June 6, 2020

Marek Czarnecki

A course in icon painting or icon carving (choose one upon registering) that provides intensive instruction in the art and language of the icon from the perspective of Orthodox Church tradition. Registration is limited to 12 for painting and 12 for carving. For more information, visit

This program is sponsored by the Monastery Gallery of Art in partnership with Hexameron Ecclesial Arts.

Presenter Profile

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Marek Czarnecki

Marek Czarnecki is a gifted iconographer and artist, teaching and writing icons out of his liturgical arts studio, Seraphic Restorations, in Meriden, CT. A student of Russian Orthodox iconographer Ksenia Pokrovsky, he is author of and part of the teaching team for the Six Days of Creation courses. His icon painting has been featured in numerous exhibits, videos and articles, including The New York Times and St. Anthony Messenger. He holds a B.F.A. degree from the prestigious School of Visual Arts in New York City.