SacredArtofGeometry

Contact Name: Daniel Docherty

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Address:
SAOG Studios
Emerson College
Forest Row, (1 hour from London)
East Sussex
RH18 5JX

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About SacredArtofGeometry

SAOG Studios is an independent arts studio based at the idyllic Emerson College campus, Forest Row, East Sussex (1 hour south of London/20 mins Gatwick Airport). We run regular practise-based short courses in the sacred and traditional arts of the world led by expert tutors. Courses include: Rose window geometry, Alchemy of pigment and pattern, Sacred geometry and mandalas, Stained glass, Islamic pattern, Ceramic tiles, Basketry, Celtic pattern and much more.
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SacredArtofGeometry's Courses

Alchemy of Pigment and Pattern
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Alchemy of Pigment and Pattern
In-person course
East Sussex - Next course on 12th April 2021
£410
Learn the alchemy and processes involved in making your own set of watercolour and gouache paints. The roots, berries and minerals that we will be precipitating, grinding and binding, all...
Art and craft of labyrinth
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(10)
Art and craft of labyrinth
In-person course
East Sussex - Next course on 26th February 2021
£195
Learn the art of labyrinth design and construction. Construct a collection of 'new' and 'old' labyrinths including the classical seven circuit 'Cretan' and Chartres Labyrinth using compasses and straight-edge. Develop...
Celtic Pattern, Geometry and Imagination
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(10)
Celtic Pattern, Geometry and Imagination
In-person course
East Sussex - Next course on 25th October 2021
£385
The course will explore the interplay between traditional geometry and imaginative freehand ornament within Celtic Art from its Palaeolithic beginnings through to its Classical and Christian periods. Students will learn...
Geometry of Ancient Egypt:  A three-day course with Adam Tetlow
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(1)
Geometry of Ancient Egypt: A three-day course with Adam Tetlow
In-person course
East Sussex - Next course on 15th October 2021
£225
The profound relationship between qualitative geometry and the forms of architecture and sculpture is no where better expressed than in the ancient egyptian tradition. During this course we will be...
Geometry of the Alhambra
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(6)
Geometry of the Alhambra
In-person course
East Sussex - Next course on 10th July 2021
£130
The Andalusian Nasrid masterpiece the Alhambra has for centuries proved a rich source of inspiration for artists, scientists, mathematicians and poets. The human soul has an inherent yearning for the...
Geometry of the Islamic World
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Geometry of the Islamic World
In-person course
East Sussex - Next course on 4th June 2021
£285
Come and join us on this practical journey of discovery as we travel half way around the globe to source the finest examples of Islamic Geometric Pattern; Persia, India, and...
Mandalas of the World  with Daniel Docherty
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Mandalas of the World with Daniel Docherty
In-person course
East Sussex - Next course on 1st November 2021
£365
Mandalas of the World at SAOG Studios ... Mandalas, in essence, can be understood to be diagrams, patterns and pictures that are distillations of cosmic wisdom and harmony; repositories of...
Persian Patterns: Exploring the geometric genius of the Persian master-craftsmen
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(7)
Persian Patterns: Exploring the geometric genius of the Persian master-craftsmen
In-person course
East Sussex - Next course on 6th March 2021
£130
Explore the geometric genius of the Persian master-craftsmen. Learn the art of compass and straight-edge construction and create a dazzling portfolio of patterns from the Persian tradition. Taught by SacredArtofGeometry...
Sacred Art of Geometry: an introductory course  with Daniel Docherty
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Sacred Art of Geometry: an introductory course with Daniel Docherty
In-person course
East Sussex - Next course on 20th February 2021
£120
​Delve into the deep mysteries of Sacred Geometry - 'Art of the Ever-True', under the gentle guidance of SAOG Studios' senior tutor Daniel Docherty. You will learn how to draw...
Silverpoint Drawing workshop Dr David Cranswick
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Silverpoint Drawing workshop Dr David Cranswick
In-person course
East Sussex - Next course on 2nd July 2021
£220
Silverpoint, along with copper point and gold point, was the main tool for drawing from the 14th century onwards until the development of graphite in the early 19th century. Drawing...
Stonecircle geometry and the secrets of megalithic architecture: a three-day course with Adam Tetlow
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Stonecircle geometry and the secrets of megalithic architecture: a three-day course with Adam Tetlow
In-person course
East Sussex - Next course on 24th April 2021
£135
Come and explore the unique and breathtaking geometry behind some of the world's most ancient architecture. From Stonehenge to Castlerigg, learn the methods of these ancient geometers. ​ ​ ​
The Dance of Earth and Venus
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The Dance of Earth and Venus
In-person course
East Sussex - Next course on 6th February 2021
£130
The Dance of Earth and Venus results in one of the most beautiful and breathtaking rhythms and patterns of the solar system. Every eight Earth years (13 Venus years) they...
The Golden Ratio:  Jewel of Geometry and Cosmos
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The Golden Ratio: Jewel of Geometry and Cosmos
In-person course
East Sussex - Next course on 30th January 2021
£130
Golden ratio, golden mean, divine proportion, phi, 1:1.618..., 'precious jewel', golden section, divine cut - and the list goes on. This unique ratio (logos) has intrigued and inspired the world's...
Weaving the cosmos: sacred geometry and hexagonal weave basketry
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(20)
Weaving the cosmos: sacred geometry and hexagonal weave basketry
In-person course
East Sussex - Next course on 23rd April 2021
£70
Try your hand at hexagonal weave basketry and make a hexagonal-weave basket while discovering pattern and unity in nature and many of the world’s traditional cultures. Deepen your understanding of...
Willow basketry with Annemarie O'Sullivan
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(1)
Willow basketry with Annemarie O'Sullivan
In-person course
East Sussex - Next course on 14th May 2021
£260
Join us for three glorious days of willow weaving heaven at SAOG Studios. Whether a beginner or more experienced basket maker you'll be expertly taught by the UK's leading Willow...