To celebrate the launch of the new calligraphy case at Cartwright Hall Art Gallery come and take part in this FREE family Arabic calligraphy workshop. Working with an 'Art of the Pen' professional calligrapher, you will get the opportunity to use traditional writing tools to create your own piece of calligraphy to take home.
No prior experience necessary. Families welcome.
Workshops run every hour, spaces will be limited, no booking necessary but please arrive at the beginning of one of the workshops. 12 - 1pm; 1 - 2pm and 2 - 3pm.
Workshop and calligraphy display supported by the Subject Specialist Network for Islamic Art and Materials.
Image by artist Soraya Syed - Basmallahs according to the 6 Classic Scripts and contemporary styles, a commission for the new display, coming soon.