Date: Saturday 8, 15, 22, 29 December
Time: 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Educator: Hussein Ammar
Location: Museum of Islamic Art, Education Centre
Part of the MIA Education
Naskh has been known by several names during the course of history: AlBadeaa, AlMogawar or AlMoodawar. It is considered one of the oldest forms of Arabic calligraphy and is a simple and clear, taking its name from the word 'copy' because it was used when copying books. Naskh is particularly important amongst calligraphic scripts as it is the style used for many Qur'ans. This course will introduce you to the basics of naskh script and help you begin to create words and phrases. Although a simple looking script. This course is for beginners!