A two-day workshop of calligraphy, a visual art form was organized in the department of Art and Interior Design for the students of B S 6th semester. under the supervision of the Head of the Department, Ms. Ghazala Naeem on the dates: September 27, 2021 and October 5,2021. It was conducted by a talented student of BS-VIII, Ms. Sana Tariq who is skilled in multiple script styles, such as, Thuluth and Kufic. Moreover, she serves as an online calligraphy tutor.
In the day 1, the students were taught about the basic materials, ink preparation and the qalam angles and Basic letters of Arabic calligraphy.Students also practiced to write basic letters.
The day 2 came up with the knowledge of letter connection, background schemes and various background techniques .Additionally; the students were given the opportunity to practice.
On the whole, the students found the workshop immensely useful and insightful. It gave them a chance to execute their calligraphy passion, provided them with a head start and illuminated the creativity chambers of their brains. More over,it will be really helpful for their calligraphy projects in the subject of Islamic Art and Architecture.For the token of appreciation,certificate and a gift was given to the trainer Sana Tariq by Principal. Certificates of participation were also awarded among all participants.