St Kassiani the Hymnographer- Byzantine Icon of the Female saint in a repurposed piece of wood sacred art and iconography by angelicon


Saint Kassiani the Hymnographer a woman famous for the remarkable "turns" in her life, been one of the most famous hymnographers of the orthodox Church. Her most famous work, the Troparion of Kassiani, being chanted on the matinsd of Holy Wednesday, draws to Church people, that may have never entered its doorstep all year long,

Its first words are written on the side of this rather unusual icon painted with eggtempera on a piece of repurposed wood specialy treated to receive thease luminous and durable medium. The icon was coated with to types of varnishes to create a piece that will las long

The icon is prepared as a gift, in its own bag, with some extras from our shop