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EVENTS FOR : Monday 11 October 2021

Kufic Calligraphy - Painting

15 - 18 year olds

with Maryam Al Majid

11 October, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Many Qur’ans are written in Kufic calligraphy which is characterised by its bold and vertical letters and comes is several types. In this workshop the participants will learn about the history of the Kufic script, and then they will design and paint an intricate piece in kufic script.

For booking please email us miaprograms@qm.org.qa

Nasta'liq beginners

8 - 18 year olds

With Hussein Ahmed

11, 18, 25 October, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
This script was used and developed in Iran (where it was called Naskh Tal'eq) and the Ottoman states (as Tal'iq). it was invented by Mir Ali Al-Tabreezi in the 15 century, and it is characterized by its beauty, the accuracy of length of its letters and its clarity. This script will be most suitable for those who have already done one of our Beginners Ruq'ah or Kufic courses.

For booking please email us miaprograms@qm.org.qa