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Icons by Heather MacKean

Heather MacKean has been painting icons throughout the United States and Canada for over 35 years. She works in egg tempera and true fresco. Her strong outlines and bright palette are distinctive, favoring warm whites and brilliant reds. She is an excellent miniaturist as well panel painter and muralist.


Heather studied icon painting under Helena Nikkanen and Fr. Andrew Tregubov in the 1980s. She has studied iconology extensively at St. Vladimirís Seminary. Heather has painted the interiors of several churches including St. Nicholas Orthodox Church in Portland, Oregon and St. Innocentís Antiochian Orthodox Church in Everson, Washington.


Website: heathermackean.com


Contact: heather.mackean [at] gmail [dot] com