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Arabic Calligraphy Appreciation

Arabic Calligraphy Appreciation is a 6 weeks long course that introduces the student to an awareness of the world of calligraphy and the discipline required in learning to be a calligrapher.

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Arabic Calligraphy Appreciation

Time & Location

Sep 24, 2021, 4:00 PM UTC


Course Details


Date Range: September 24 – October 29, 2021. Fridays.

Times: 4-6 pm GMT | 11AM - 1PM CDT 

Course Format: Online

Instructor: Farzana Razzaque Hoca

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Farzana Razzaque Hoca has been studying calligraphy and tezhip for over 5 years. She has received her ijaza, the permission to teach the Thuluth and Naskh scripts in the Ottoman tradition, from her teachers Master Calligraphers Haji Noor Deen Hoca and Ahmet Kutluhan Hoca. Farzana is also studying tezhip, the art of illumination, with Master Tezhip Artist Fatma Ulusoy Sirajuddin Hoca. The term "Hoca" (pronounced Hoja) is a Turkish word for "Shaikh"