Watercolors of Fall (on-site)

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September 9 | Thursday 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.CDT

facilitated by Rev. Mary Donovan
Cost: $75
Early autumn gives us so much beauty and cause for praising God – inspiration is everywhere! Celebrate with us God’s glorious creation of nature through the medium of watercolor painting. We will focus on learning three techniques: paint scattering, palette knife, and salt sprinkling. All materials are covered by the retreat cost and will be provided for you. No prior painting experience is necessary.
Please register by September 8. After submitting your registration, we will send you an invoice for the retreat. Please know we have scholarships available, and if you would like to make a request, email S. Carol Ann at sophia@mountosb.org. We strongly encourage you to add sophia@mountosb.org to your email contacts, to ensure the delivery of important information relevant to your retreat, which you can expect to receive in the week prior. We look forward to welcoming you to Sophia!
Mary Donovan is a retired teacher and administrator from the New York City school system, a wife and mother, and a Benedictine Oblate of the Sisters at Mount St. Scholastica at Atchison. Graduating from Bishop Kemper School for Ministry, she was ordained an Episcopal priest in January 2021 and was assigned as Curate for the Canterbury houses at Kansas University and Kansas State.  Mary currently teaches the holy art of sacred imagery, using watercolor and acrylics, in Kansas City at the Keeler Women’s Center and in Atchison at the Sophia Center.