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CARM Retreat

Monday 3rd July - Friday 7th July

Embroidery and Prayer with Janet Knox and Revd Canon Norman Howes

CARM Retreat

The theme for this retreat is 'Seeds for the Spirit', and can be used as widely as you wish

Janet Knox is a textile artist and an ecclesiastical embroiderer, and has taught both hand embroidery and sewing machine techniques. She has been a retreat leader for CARM for many years and throughly enjoys helping old hands and first timers alike

Norman Howes is a retired Anglican priest who has long been interested in the relationship between the arts and our spirituality. Since retirement he has started to learn to paint and taken up wood carving. He has been a CARM chaplain for many years

NB this retreat offers the option of two extra days until breakfast on Sunday 9 July at an additional cost of £100

340 residential; 200 non-resident

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