This course focuses on patterns, flowers, leaves, an also covers basic layouts and basic shading. This course will introduce the basic of composition and simple shading techniques. Students will explore the rich and varied forms that exist in Islamic illumination.
The course will allow students the opportunity to learn about traditional painting and gilding techniques used in illumination. Mr. Emad will also look at the artistic and historical context within which this art developed.
Learning will be supported by one-on-one scaffolding, practical demonstration , and course handouts for students to keep. By the end of the course, each student will have created at least one finished illuminated artworks.
Instructor: Ebrahim Emad
Class Length : 2 Hours
Class Max: 15
Supplies needed: Paper, Pencil, Ruler