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American Association of Iconographers

American Association of Iconographers

Mission Statement

  • We are a community of artists and artisans who are committed to making art that is reflective of a deep spirituality and faith in God.
  • We do this primarily through the practice of writing icons.
  • We engage in prayer as an important part of our prayer practice.
  • We see icon writing as a way of bringing God to our communities and churches.
  • We are an ecumenical group of people, honoring all denominations of Christianity equally, understanding that each one adds value to the world of iconography.
  • Our purpose is to offer a forum for the exchange of ideas and icons.
  • We hope to bridge the gap between twenty-first century contemporary culture and Christian Spirituality.
  • We believe the importance of spreading the joy of icon writing throughout the world.
  • There are no dues or fees.  This is a creative and free group  that respects the differences in styles and religion of each member.
  • comments or suggestions to the group or to individual members needs to be kind and supportive.
  • We have a FaceBook Group Page.  This page is a collection of useful links for iconographers.  If you see good informational links for iconographers, please post them there, Face Book:  American Association of Iconographers

Please share your ideas and suggestions- and happy Icon writing!


Christine Simoneau Hales

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4 thoughts on “American Association of Iconographers”

    1. Dear Bess: Yes, we are open to Iconographers, but the list is not publicly available. If you would like to be on it, let me know. We are still in process of formation and welcome other Iconographers who wish to be in community.

  1. Dear Christine: I would like to be considered for membership in this association. How do I apply?
    Thank you,

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