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Join a six-week calligraphy with Calligrapher Zubair Simab for beginner & intermediate students to learn to write each Arabic letter in the popular Thuluth writing style and to prep pen, paper, and ink. You will learn the:

  • Understanding of pen, paper and ink
  • Preparing the pen
  • Technically analyzing alphabet letters in Thuluth style

Tuesdays | 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. | Aug. 24 to Sept. 28 | $90.00 (plus $35 calligraphy kit available for purchase during first class session) | For Ages 13+ | Capped at 20 attendees

Register at mcceastbay.org/calligraphy

This workshop will provide you with an understanding of pen, paper, and ink in calligraphy; preparing the pen; and learning the Thuluth style of writing and techniques. You will have a chance to write and practice in class.  No previous experience necessary.

Sessions held in Banquet Hall. Masks required. On Tuesdays: August 24th, 31st, Sep 7th, 14th, 21st and 28th

About the Instructor
Zubair Simab is a calligrapher and engineer living in Silicon Valley. He was born in Kabul, Afghanistan, where his initial passion for calligraphy was sparked as a young boy. Since 1997, Zubair has delightfully returned to the tradition of calligraphy. Through his work, the correlation between calligraphy and engineering is evident. With a background in engineering from the School of Engineering at San Jose State University, his calligraphy shows a high attention to detail and technical mastery.  Learn more about Zubair at http://www.simabcalligraphy.com

Questions? events@mcceastbay.org