SacredArtofGeometry: short courses and symposia in the practice and philosophy of Sacred Geometry and the arts of the Quadrivium at SAOG Studios, Emerson College, UK and Worldwide

Dance of Venus

Dance of Venus

22, 23 July 2021 The Dance of Earth and Venus results in one of the most beautiful and breathtaking rhythms and patterns of the solar system. Join Daniel Docherty for this two-day workshop where you will develop a deep understanding and appreciation of this extraordinary heavenly harmony. This course is fully booked. Next course: 7-9 January 2022 Blank the diary!

Art and Craft of Labyrinth

Art and Craft of Labyrinth

Join Daniel Docherty for this two-day introductory course exploring the Art and Craft of Labyrinths 24, 25 July 2021

Alhambra Arabesque

Alhambra Arabesque

21, 22 August 2022 with Adam Williamson A two-day intensive deep dive into the stunning stucco work rosette panel from the Court of Lions, Alhambra Palace, Granada. We will draw the full extended geometric and biomorphic pattern complete with multiple rosettes. (Image: Suada Reindl)

Inks and Ochres

Inks and Ochres

4, 5 September 2021 with Daniel Docherty and Vija Docherty Inks and Ochres: An introduction to foraged colour

Art of Zouaq

Art of Zouaq

Art of Zouaq with Natasha Mann 18, 19 September 2021 Learn the traditional art of Moroccan Zouaq Painting

Traditional Egg Tempera Painting

Traditional Egg Tempera Painting

30 August - 3 September 2021 with Dr David Cranswick The Art of Traditional Egg Tempera Painting (incorporating the craft of traditional gesso making and gesso panel preparation)

Moroccan Geometry

Moroccan Geometry

17 September 2021 Learn the Art of Moroccan Geometric Pattern with Daniel Docherty

Spirals, Buds and Vortex Forms

Spirals, Buds and Vortex Forms

New course dates tbc The Art of Projective Geometry: Spirals, Buds and Vortex Forms Following the success of SAOG Studios' Summer 2019 Projecive Geometry course we are eagerly looking forward to welcoming Sophia Montefiere back to SAOG Studios ...

Sacred Art of Geometry

Sacred Art of Geometry

An Introductory course for beginners 25, 26 September 2021 with Daniel Docherty

Geometry of Ancient Egypt

Geometry of Ancient Egypt

16, 17 October 2021 with Adam Tetlow Geometry of Ancient Egypt '... an outstanding course ...'

Order in Space

Order in Space

Order in Space: Carving the Platonic Solids in Stone 7 - 11 September 2021 with Daniel Docherty and Nicholas G. Durnan Join us for this week-long immersion in the five fundamental 'Platonic' forms ...

The Golden Ratio

The Golden Ratio

23, 24 October 2021 A two-day workshop with Daniel Docherty exploring the Golden Ratio: Jewel of Geometry and Cosmos.

Celtic Pattern

Celtic Pattern

25 - 29 October 2021 with Adam Tetlow Celtic Pattern, Geometry and Imagination (extended five-day course with Adam Tetlow incorporating Celtic 'Zoomorphic Art'.

Mandalas of the World

Mandalas of the World

Mandalas of the World with Daniel Docherty SAOG Studios 1 - 5 November 2021

Labyrinth Course

Labyrinth Course

Art and Craft of Labyrinth: extended five-day course 15 - 19 November 2021 with Daniel Docherty

Medieval Illumination

Medieval Illumination

With Lucie Galvani New 2021 dates tbc Learn the Art of Medieval Illumination

Alchemy of Pigment and Pattern

Alchemy of Pigment and Pattern

29 November - 3 December 2021 with Dr David Cranswick and Daniel Docherty Learn the alchemy and processes involved in making your own paints. With compass and straight-edge create mandalas that resonate with the planetary patterns.

Gallery

Gallery

A collection of student and tutor work and images relating to SacredArtofGeometry's educational initiatives (SAGE INITIATIVE).

Hexagonal Weave Basketry

Hexagonal Weave Basketry

22 April 2022 with Daniel Docherty Weaving the Cosmos: Sacred Geometry and the Art of Hexagonal Weave Basketry This course is fully booked

Geometry of the Alhambra

Geometry of the Alhambra

28 - 30 January 2022 with Daniel Docherty Learn to draw a collection of patterns from the beautiful Alhambra Palace. Suitable for beginner and intermediate level

Persian Patterns

Persian Patterns

Exploring the geometric genius of the Persian master craftsmen with Daniel Docherty 23, 24 April 2022

Willow Basketry

Willow Basketry

Weave a beautiful willow 'Market Basket' with Annemarie O'Sullivan 6 - 8 May 2022 Join us for three glorious days of willow weaving heaven at SAOG Studios. Course suitable for all ability levels.

Mughal Floral Illumination

Mughal Floral Illumination

Art of Mughal Floral Illumination 3 - 5 June 2022 Learn the Art of Mughal Floral Illumination with Sharmina Haq

Patterns of the Planets

Patterns of the Planets

A celebration of the Dance of Earth and Venus & other Heavenly Harmonies  Talks/workshops with Tom Bree, Daniel Docherty, John Martineau, Adam Tetlow, John Wadsworth, Hartmut Warm ... This course has been rescheduled to 11-15 July 2022

Chartres|Story|Sacred Geometry

Chartres|Story|Sacred Geometry

21 Sept. - 2 Oct 2022 with Daniel Docherty and Roi Gal-Or From Genesis to Revelation: Chartres, Story and Sacred Geometry. Course/Pilgrimage.

Mandala and the Art of Henna

Mandala and the Art of Henna

Mandala and the Art of Henna with Daniel Docherty and Sheetle Shah. New dates tbc

Finding the Still Point

Finding the Still Point

with Daniel Docherty​ and Roi Gal-Or Polarity and Paradox though Sacred Geometry and Story New course dates tbc

Geometry of the Islamic World

Geometry of the Islamic World

With Daniel Docherty (and guests) Join us on this journey of discovery as we explore and draw some of the finest examples of Islamic Geometric Patterns from around the world. Develop a beautiful and varied portfolio of patterns while deepening your understanding of their inherent symbolism and underlying principles. New course dates tbc

Art of Silverpoint

Art of Silverpoint

2022 dates tbc Discover the Art of Metalpoint Drawing with Dr David Cranswick

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