Arabic Calligraphy Workshop Series~Spring 2018
Teacher: Mr. Munther Yousef
Join us at the Arab American Cultural and Community Center for a new session of Arabic Calligraphy Workshops
Enroll in our workshop to learn the beautiful art of Arabic Calligraphy. There is no requirement of knowing the Arabic language. This workshop is suitable for all ages (from 7 to 90 plus!). The Kickoff Workshop will be the basics of Arabic Calligraphy.
Workshop: Introduction to Arabic Calligraphy
The Introduction to Calligraphy workshop is a prerequisite to all higher level workshops.
Saturday, April 7th , from 12 to 2 p.m.
Workshop Fees: $35 Plus cost of Kit (to be kept by students)
Supply Kit: $30 (optional)
In this 2-hour session workshop, students will learn about the basics of Arabic calligraphy. The Introductory class includes a historical background of Arabic calligraphy, an overview of the different styles, an introduction to the rules of letters writing, how to hold the pen, as well as hands-on practice time. A calligraphy kit will be available for every student to purchase and keep. Students take home their names written in Arabic calligraphy!
The Introductory class is a prerequisite for all upper level workshops
More Advanced Workshops Below! SIGN UP NOW~
Beginners Level Workshop: Roq'a Arabic Script
Saturday April 14th - May 12th (5 sessions)
Time: From 12 to 1:30 p.m.
Students are expected to have completed the Introduction to calligraphy workshop. Students will learn the Roq'a script. Roq’a is often the first font introduced to beginners as it is relatively easier than other sophisticated Arabic calligraphy scripts.
Workshop Cost (5 weeks): Total $150 + Any supply kit
LIMITED SPACE- SIGN UP EARLY
For more details and to enroll,
Any questions: please contact the ACC at 832-351-3366