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Upcoming adult and children’s workshops in Dubai in collaboration with Bayt Al Qindeel

Classes will take part during the Dubai Design Week at Dubai Design District between  Friday 16th & Saturday 17th November 2018

This is a rare 2-day programme that includes 6 separate, but complementary 2-hour long classes. Participants are welcome to take one or all 6 sessions. Each class costs 330 AED (£70).

There is a 10% discount when signing up for all 6 classes.
Register for the full programme of courses = 1785AED    (£375)

Friday 16th November 2018

1Geometric Islamic Pattern

This is a general practical introduction to the principles of Islamic Pattern. Using the traditional tools of compass and straight edge we will re-create a beautiful geometric pattern. This session is open to both adults and children.

Course Fee: 330AED    ( £70)
Open to all abilities.
9.30am – 11:30pm, Friday 16th November 2018
Dubai Design District 

 

2Arabesque Islamic Pattern

This is a general practical introduction to the fluid, versatile freehand biomorphic aspects of Islamic Pattern. The class will culminate with a classical Mamluk glide pattern. This session is open to both adults and children. 

Course Fee: 330AED    ( £70)
Open to all abilities.
12.30 – 2:30pm, Friday 16th November 2018
Dubai Design District 

Islamic Geometric Pattern in 3D

Using paper and other materials students will experience how Islamic patterns relate to architecture and create a beautiful 3D artwork reminiscent of the famous muqarnas ceilings. This session is open to both adults and children. 1245

Course Fee: 330AED    ( £70)
Open to all abilities.
3.00 – 5pm, Friday 16th November 2018
Dubai Design District 

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Saturday 17th November 2018

IMG_3404Arabesque Moorish Patterns

Experience constructing compass and freehand arabesque patterns and gain a deeper understanding of the principles underlying a range of designs found within the such as the Morocco and Andalucia.

Course Fee: 330AED    ( £70)
Open to all abilities.
9.30am – 11:30pm, Saturday 17th November 2018
Dubai Design District 

4Geometric Persian Patterns

This session will focus on building patterns from medieval Persia, where Islamic art reached an extraordinary peak of perfection. We will look explore the underlying principles and re-create at least one classical design.

Course Fee: 330AED    ( £70)
Open to all abilities.
12.30 – 2:30pm, Saturday 17th November 2018
Dubai Design District 

 


9Geometric Moorish Patterns

Experience constructing a classical geometric rosette from the Maghreb and gain a deeper understanding of the principles underlying a range of designs found within Nasrid Palaces of the Alhambra and the Marinid masterpieces such as the Bou Inania Madrasa.

Course Fee: 330AED    ( £70)
Open to all abilities.
3.00 – 5pm, Saturday 17th November 2018
Dubai Design District 

or more information and bookings please contact; islamicpattern@gmail.com

You can read an article in the ‘The National’ about previous workshops in UAE by following this: link

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Course Details

Introduction CoursesFriday 16th & Saturday 17th November 2018
Location:Dubai Design District
Full 2 day programme1785AED (£375)
Geometric Islamic Pattern330AED (£70)
9.30am - 11:30pm, Friday 16th November
Arabesque Islamic Pattern330AED (£70)
12.30 - 2:30pm, Friday 16th November
Islamic Geometric Pattern in 3D330AED (£70)
3 - 5pm, Friday 16th November
Arabesque Moorish Patterns330AED (£70)
9.30am - 11:30pm, Saturday 17th November
Geometric Persian Patterns330AED (£70)
12.30 - 2:30pm, Saturday 17th November
Geometric Moorish Patterns330AED (£70)
3 - 5pm, Saturday 17th November
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Information and bookings please contactislamicpattern@gmail.com