Sharjah Centre for the Art of Arabic Calligraphy & Ornamentation

Sharjah Centre for the Art of Arabic Calligraphy & Ornamentation

Spreading the insightful art of Arabic calligraphy

The Centre specializes in the practice of Arabic calligraphy and methods of its implementation. Students are introduced to the history of this art form, taken through its development in Islamic and Arab countries and given a hands-on experience in the unique skill of calligraphy and types of ornamentations and techniques used in calligraphic works.

The center offers separate classes for male and female students and offers continuous training and workshops in traditional material, pottery, glass and other materials. The courses offered, may also include other applied arts related to calligraphy such as coating of marble paper, restoration of manuscripts, calligraphy design and production, color techniques in Arabic letters, hot and cold ceramics, paper manufacturing and metal pressing.

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