London: An Introduction to the Practice, Method & Materials of Islamic Calligraphy


In this course you will be introduced to the practice, methods and materials used by calligraphers in the Islamic calligraphy tradition. Participants will learn how to prepare their own reed pen and sized paper. They will practice writing the Arabic alphabet and explore the proportional systems that underlie the letters. The course concludes with each participant making a final piece using gold leaf.

at The Prince's School of Traditional Arts, 19-22 Charlotte Road, London

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