A good piece of solid wood has to be matured and carved to obtain the ideal support for the sacred Image. This material is the same material of the Ark of Covenant, that was made of precious wood and covered in pure gold (Es 25, 10-11). Wood is also the material that...
About this Corner: Iconography is the slow and delicate transformation of elements found in nature such as pigment, wood, gold, limestone, egg. These are worked together using ancient techniques with the purpose of revealing the Image of God. Iconostasis is...
Veronica Jane Gatti
I was born in Monza, Italy, and have dedicated to icons since 2003.
I work producing icons on commission, teaching Painting and Gilding to adults and children, and organize exhibitions of sacred icons.
I now live and work in England.