World of Calligraphy

Instructor: Ustaadah Farzana Razzaque

The World of Calligraphy is a short 1-day workshop aimed to introduce participants to an awareness of the world of calligraphy and the discipline required in learning to be a calligrapher. This workshop offers an intellectual look at how Arabic calligraphy is taught formally. Participants will explore a brief history of Arabic calligraphy, an introduction to the great Masters in previous centuries and current practising Masters. Participants will also have the opportunity to watch demonstrations of various Calligraphy scripts.