Upcoming workshops

2- week Intensive Arabic Thuluth script calligraphy workshop in MD, VA and PA starting October 12, 2017 & two free Demo Sessions (MD, VA)

When: Maryland (October 14 & 21)- Universities at Shady Grove | Virginia (October 16-26)-Sherwood Community Center| Pennsylvania (October 28)- University of Pennsylvania

1st Demo on October 12 at Universities at Shady Grove from 7:00pm-8:30pm

2nd Demo on October 16 at George Mason University from 1:30p-4:00pm

 

Completed workshops

Illumination Workshop (July 29, 2017)

Art of Illumination Workshop - Ended

Who: Artist Lubna Zahid
What:  Learn the art and design of manuscript ornamentation. 
When: One-day workshop (Saturday, July 29th)- Class is from 10am-4pm.
Where: George Mason University (4379 Mason Pond Drive Fairfax, VA 22030)

ARABIC CALLIGRAPHY WORKSHOP (APRIL 29, 2017)

Two Master Calligraphers. One-Day Weekend Workshop - Ended

Who: Master Calligraphers Elinor Aishah Holland & Khalid Casado
What: Learn arabic thuluth script with individualized instruction from Elinor and Khalid. This weekend class offers 6 full hours of valuable instruction time with each calligrapher. For both beginner and advanced calligraphy students.
When: One-day workshop (Saturday, April 29th) - Class is from 10:00am-4:00 pm ET
Where: Universities at Shady Grove Conference Center - Bldg III Room #4219 (9630 Gudelsky Dr, Rockville, MD 20850- 301.738.6000)

(February 2017 ) Arabic Thuluth Script Calligraphy Workshop (Ended - See Pictures from the Workshop)

Who: Master Calligrapher Elinor Aishah Holland
What: Learn arabic thuluth script with individualized instruction. This weekend class offers 8 full hours of valuable instruction time for both beginner and advanced calligraphy students.
When: 2-day workshop (Saturday, February 11 and Sunday, February 12, 2017) - Classes are from 10:30am - 2:30pm ET on both days
Where: Artists and Makers Studios 2 (12276 Wilkins Ave Rockville, MD 20852 Entrance at the rear- 240.437.9573) 

(March 2017) The Art of Illumination Workshop- Tezhib/Zukhruf (Ended - See Pictures from the Workshop)

Who: Artist Lubna Zahid
What:  Learn the Ottoman art and design of ornamentation. 
When: 2-day workshop (Saturday, March 4 and Sunday, March 5,  2017) - Classes are from 1pm - 4pm ET on both days. Materials not included.
Where: Artspace Herndon (750 Center St Herndon, VA 20170 - 703.956.6590)

Calligraphy Peer Group Sessions

Free Peer Group Sessions (Register Today)
What: The peer group sessions are arranged in a systematic way to offer Scripts 'n' Scribes students the opportunity to practice and learn calligraphy with peer interaction throughout the year. At the end of each session students have the opportunity to have their work checked by one of our calligraphy instructors.
When:  Saturday, May 20, 2017- Classes are from 10:30am-12:30 ET (Additional Sessions Planned Throughout the Year)
Where: Olney Library (3500 Olney Laytonsville Rd, Olney, MD 20832)

Free Peer Group Sessions (Register Today)
What: The peer group sessions are arranged in a systematic way to offer Scripts 'n' Scribes students the opportunity to practice and learn calligraphy with peer interaction throughout the year.
When:  Saturday, February 25- Classes are from 11am - 1pm ET (Additional Sessions Planned Throughout the Year)
Where: North County Government Center Community Room (1801 Cameron Glen Drive Reston, VA 20190)