Workshop

Biomorphic Pattern and Painting

Dec 04. 2021 - Dec 04. 2021

Virtual

Date

Dec 04. 2021

LOCATION

Virtual

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Connect with your roots and create your own biomorphic pattern

6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Language: Arabic

Level: All levels are welcome

This virtual workshop will breakdown the complexity of Islamic Biomorphic Patters through theoretical and practical methods. You will gain a solid understanding of the visual identity associate with this type of art with a special focus on Ottoman patterns who ruled over a large part of the Islamic world, including parts of Saudi Arabia. You will then draw your own biomorphic pattern starting with the geometric grid to drawing motifs free hand and then painting a portion of the pattern.

Required materials:

  • Compass
  • Ruler
  • Pencil
  • Sharpener
  • Drawing paper
  • Tracing paper
  • Hot press watercolor paper
  • Watercolor paint or gouache including white, gold and any other color
  • Brushes size 0 and size 3/0, 
  • Optional: black ink.