This course will strenghten and further develop participants rabic calligraphy technique and broaden their exposure of other scripts. Students will be provided with persistent hands-on practice including in-class practice, individual/group instruction, and take-home assignments as well. This course will combine lectures with visual materials, discussion of reading and/or visual evidence, and hands-on practice with bamboo and ink.
Time: 3:15-4:30 PM, Sundays
Material Cost: $10 (expected cost to be incurred by students for materials)
Instructor: Wafaa Alshimrty
Prerequisites: Prior calligraphy expereince is preferred. Familiarity of the Arabic alaphabet is required.
Location: Center for Arabic Culture located at the Armory, 191 Highland Avenue, 6B, Somerville, MA