Introduction to Arabic/Islamic Calligraphy @ CAC

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Introduction to Arabic-Islamic Calligraphy::
Wednesdays|| 6:30pm-8pm || Starting October 10th

Join instructor, Hajj Wafi on a journey to learn the ancient art form of Arabic Calligraphy. This course will introduce participants to Arabic calligraphy and its historical context within the Arab-Muslim world. Students will be introduced to various Arabic calligraphy scripts and will be provided with persistent hands-on practice including in-class practice, individual/group instruction, and take-home assignments. This course will combine lectures with visual materials, discussion of reading and/or visual evidence, and hands-on practice with bamboo and ink.

Time: 6:30-8 PM, Wednesdays, October 10th – November 7th, 2012
Tuition: $120
Material Cost:
$10 (expected cost to be incurred by students for materials)
Hajj Wafi
Prior knowledge of the shapes of the Arabic alphabet is requested. 
Center for Arabic Culture located at the Armory, 191 Highland Avenue, 6B, Somerville, MA
To Register click, HERE.

Please note, registration is due by October 1st, 2012.

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