Persian art (هنر ایرانی) has one of the richest art heritages in world history and has been strong in many media including architecture, painting, weaving, pottery, calligraphy, metalworking and sculpture. This course has been designed to give you an introduction to the glorious art of calligraphy and its numerous decorations. You will be guided from scratch to create stunning Persian Calligraphic artwork, looking at the traditional tools, materials and various Islamic calligraphy styles. The shapes of alphabets and simple words as the infrastructure of calligraphy will be fully covered and repeated at this level. You will also learn Persian alphabets and the writing techniques of the Nasta’liq script.
Although previous knowledge of Persian language is not necessary, you will enjoy the course more if you have familiarity with the alphabets and language in Persian.< /p>
You will need to be aged 19 or older and eligible to study in the UK. Upon enrolment, you will be asked to upload residency and income documents for college funding purposes. You will also need to visit our Tottenham Centre to complete and sign our learning agreement.
Upon successful completion of the course you can progress into further study in this area.