booking for JANuary class is now open
only 6 places per class
one class is full in class one
5 LEFT left in class two
Two hours every two weeks series of Arabic calligraphy and Islamic art workshops open for all.
Learning the fundamental rules of Arabic calligraphy and the basics of calligraphy painting using different mediums and techniques to build up the confidence to make and paint your own Arabic calligraphy art artwork.
For those who attended the workshops already will continue learning the alphabets and exploring more acrylic calligraphy painting techniques
The workshops will involve using different mediums and techniques to build up the confidence to make and paint own greeting cards and artwork.
Children over 10 years subject to assessment.
Times and dates
The workshops runs four weeks cycle and will be running in two group simultaneously with different time slots and participants can register to either group
Location / Address
The Islamic Diversity Centre (IDC)
2 Shipley Ave, Newcastle upon Tyne NE4 9RA
Awards / Accreditations
The course is not accredited. All participants will be awarded a certificate of attendance after attending 10 sessions and achieving 3 art projects.
£30 per person per month (two sessions of two hours every month)
+ £30 deposit of the start up kit refundable upon returning the whole kit complete and undamaged.
1. Do I need to have a previous experience ?
None whatsoever. You don't need even to know Arabic ! .. All you needs is your enthusiasm to learn new skill :)
2. Is there a minimum age to enrol?
10 years old
3. Does parents need to stay with their children?
No, the artist has an Enhanced DBS Check therefore he is allowed to look after children and teach them
4. Why there are two sets of days and dates?
Different people have different commitments and we wanted to give more calligraphy enthusiasts the chance to be able to attend the classes so we made two sets of the same workshop.
5. What do I need to bring with me?
All learners are provided with a start up kit (with deposit of £30).
After that learners have the choice to buy their own top up in the class or from any art supplier.
You are most welcome to bring your own tools and/or painting if you have any.
6. What's your booking policy?
Places are limited to 6 individuals per class and your place is booked upon receiving payment.
7. how do I make the booking and pay?
To confirm your place please make the payment using the Buy Now bottom on the right side following the three steps below:
8. What if I don't have a PayPal account?
If you don't have a PayPal account you can click on "Check out as a Guest" and just fill your card details and make the payment. See the illustration to the right please.
9. What's the refund policy?
We are sorry if you changed your mind about attending the class. But we understand that people circumstance might change suddenly.
We are happy to refund you the workshop/class fees as follow:
10. What are the times of the future workshop ?
Classes are always during term time and each month dates are published on 1st of each month
11. I still have a question. how can I contact the organiser?
If you have any question or enquiry, you are welcome to contact the centre on 0191 645 0990 or Fou'ad (the artist) on 07488 775444
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