Short Course in Islamic Calligraphy Part 1
25th July 2011
– 29th July 2011
Time: 10:30 am
– 4:30 pm
Where: The Prince's School for Traditional Arts, Charlotte Road, London
This course introduces students to the methods and materials used in traditional Islamic calligraphy. Students will learn how to prepare their own reed pen and sized paper. They will then experience writing the Arabic alphabet and explore the proportional systems that underlie these letters. The course includes studying the different applications of calligraphy in the arts and crafts of the Islamic world, and concludes with each participant making a final piece.
For booking information visit the Prince's School for Traditional Arts.