37174 State Hwy VV
Conception, MO 64433
Lettering the Word: Beginners Calligraphy Retreat
A retreat for beginners that explores the use of calligraphy as a means of meditating upon Sacred Scripture (Lectio Divina). Participants learn to write the Foundational hand using felt tip calligraphic markers. All materials will be supplied. Time for prayer, rest and participation in the Liturgy of the Hours with the monastic community. Materials fee $6. Limited to 12 persons. No previous experience required. Please indicate if left-handed. Begins at 7:45 p.m. on Friday and runs through lunch on Monday. $50 deposit required, not refundable after April 26. Fees for accommodations and meals: $220 for a single room; $350 per room ($175 each) for a double room. For reservations contact the Abbey Guest Center: phone (660) 944-2809 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.