Introduction to Arabic Calligraphy

When: Calligraphy, 1st April 2019 – 5th April 2019
Time: 10:30 am – 4:30 pm
Where: The Prince's Foundation School of Traditional Arts

An introduction to the practice, methods and materials used by calligraphers in the Islamic calligraphy tradition.

Learn how to prepare a own reed pen and sized paper, practise writing the Arabic alphabet and explore the proportional systems that underlie the letters.

By the end of the course you should have made your own piece, using ink and gold leaf.

What should I bring?

All materials will be provided on this course.

Who is this course for?

All levels of experience and ability welcome.

What days do I attend?

Monday - Friday