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Arabic Calligraphy Workshop Series at ACC

The Arab American Cultural & Community Center (ACC) Houston

Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 1:15 PM - Saturday, December 10, 2016 at 3:15 PM (CDT)

Arabic Calligraphy Workshop Series at ACC

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Registration Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Workshop: Introduction to Arabic Calligraphy
Saturday, October 1st 2016, from 1:15 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.
Ended $30.00 $1.74
Supply Kit
Calligraphy Kit- For students to keep and use for Upper level workshops
Ended $30.00 $1.74
Beginners Calligraphy: Roq'a Script
Saturday October 8th - December 10th (9 sessions)~ From 1:15 to 2:15 p.m. No class on Saturday November 26th due to Thanksgiving Holidays. USE Promotional Code before October 5th: EARLYBIRD
Ended $160.00 $4.99
Intermediate Calligraphy: Thuluth Script
Saturday October 8th - December 10th (9 sessions) ~ From 2:15 to 3:15 p.m. No class on Saturday November 26th due to Thanksgiving Holidays. USE Promotional Code before October 5th: EARLYBIRD
Ended $160.00 $4.99
Partial Payment
Minimum Down Payment towards Beginners and Intermediates Workshop
Ended $60.00 $2.49

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 Arabic Calligraphy Workshop Series

Fall 2016

 Image Source: http://arabiccalligraphysupplies.com/

  Teacher: Mr. Munther Yousef

Join us at the Arab American Cultural and Community Center

for a Series of Calligraphy Workshops

Enroll in our workshop to learn the beautiful art of Arabic Calligraphy. There is no requirement of knowing the Arabic language. This workshop is suitable for all ages (from 7 to 90 plus!). The Kickoff Workshop will be the basics of Arabic Calligraphy.

Workshop: Introduction to Arabic Calligraphy

The Introduction to Calligraphy workshop is a prerequisite to all higher level workshops.

Saturday, October 1st 2016, from 1:15 p.m. to 3:15 p.m. 

Workshop Fees: $30 Plus cost of Kit (to be kept by students)

Supply Kit: $30

In this 2-hour session workshop, students will learn about the basics of Arabic calligraphy. The Introductory class includes a historical background of Arabic calligraphy, an overview of the different styles, an introduction to the rules of letters writing, how to hold the pen, as well as hands-on practice time. A calligraphy kit will be available for every student to purchase and keep. Students take home their names written in Arabic calligraphy!

The Introductory class is a prerequisite for all upper level workshops

More Advanced Workshops Below! SIGN UP NOW~ 

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 Beginners Level Workshop: Roq'a Arabic Script

Saturday October 8th - December 10th (9 sessions) 

Time: From 1:15 to 2:15 p.m.

Students are expected to have completed the Introduction to calligraphy workshop. Students will learn the Roq'a script. Roq’a is often the first font introduced to beginners as it is relatively easier than other sophisticated Arabic calligraphy scripts.

Classes consist of 8 weeks plus a final week of working on a project (Total of 9 weeks). There will be no class on Saturday November 26th due to Thanksgiving Holidays. 

The class will culminate with a project under the teacher supervision. 

Workshop Cost (9 weeks):  Total $160 + Any supply kit 

Early Bird Discount (up to October 3rd): $140      Enter Promotional Code: EARLYBIRD

Partial Payments: Will be handled at the center, after the minimum down payment of $60 is paid online

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 Intermediate Level Workshop: Thuluth Script

Saturday October 8th - December 10th

Time: From 2:15 to 3:15 p.m. 

Classes consist of 8 weeks plus a final week of working on a project (Total of 9 weeks). Students will learn the Thuluth script. The class will culminate in a masterpiece project under the teacher supervision.

There will be no class on Saturday November 26th due to Thanksgiving Holidays.

Workshop Cost (9 weeks):  Total $160 + Any supply kit 

Early Bird Discount (up to October 3rd): $140    Enter Promotional Code: EARLYBIRD

Partial Payments: Will be handled at the center, after the minimum down payment of $60 is paid online

PLEASE NOTE: THERE WILL BE NO REFUND.

LIMITED SPACE- SIGN UP EARLY

For more details and to enroll, please contact the ACC at 832-351-3366 

Have questions about Arabic Calligraphy Workshop Series at ACC? Contact The Arab American Cultural & Community Center (ACC) Houston

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The Arab American Cultural & Community Center

10555 Stancliff Rd
Houston, Texas 77099

Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 1:15 PM - Saturday, December 10, 2016 at 3:15 PM (CDT)


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The Arab American Cultural & Community Center (ACC) Houston

The Arab-American Cultural and Community Center (ACC) in Houston is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization in Houston, Texas. Since its inception in 1995, the ACC has been committed to fulfilling its mission of serving the Arab American community in Houston regardless of religion, nationality, ethnicity, gender or financial status. Our goal is to serve the community through cultural programs, outreach and social services; promote Arab culture and heritage and foster a greater understanding of Arab Culture amongst the Houston community at large by serving as a liaison and resource center.

The Arab American Cultural & Community Center
10555 Stancliff Rd
Houston, Texas 77099

Tel: 832.351.3366 | Fax: 832.351.3378

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