I just received a notice about two calligraphy classes that will start up this month in Manchester, England:

Thuluth Beginners and Intermediate Courses

Our courses are taught by Ustadh Ghulam Farid Rafiq, an expert calligrapher with over 15 years experience. He will be teaching the Thuluth Arabic script using traditional tools and techniques. The class will also look at the history of Arabic calligraphy and give you an insight into the theory.

Course information

2013MayBeginnersBeginners Course:

This class will start with the letters in the Thuluth script and also look at the history of Arabic calligraphy and theory.

No previous knowledge of calligraphy is required.

Time: 10.30am – 12.30pm
Date: Every Saturday from 25th May 2013
Price: £99 (including materials); £85 early bird discount for bookings before 10th May!

Limited places available.

 

 

 

 

 

2013Mayintermediate

Intermediate Course:

The class will be teaching the Thuluth Arabic script following on from the beginners course in looking at joining letters. The class will also look at the history of Arabic calligraphy and give you an insight into the theory.

Some Previous knowledge of calligraphy is required.

Time: 1pm – 3pm
Date: Every Saturday from 25th May
Price: £120 (including materials); £99 early bird discount for bookings before 10th May!

Limited places available.

 

 

 

 

Book your place on one of our Manchester courses.

All courses will be taking place at the Inspire Centre, 747 Stockport Road, Levenshulme, Manchester.

We look forward to seeing you there!

The Calligraphy Society

w: www.thecalligraphysociety.co.uk

e: thecalligraphysociety@gmail.com

t: 0161 298 1112 / 0799 961 7821