Art of Illumination (Tezhip) Course for Beginners
ART OF ILLUMINATION (Tezhip) FOR COMPLETE BEGINNERS
Duration: 4 month (traditional pattern)
16 sessions(4 months) for color and all of technique in tazhib
Fee: 25£ per month, full tuition by 5% discount 190£
This ONLINE course will cover Iranian tradition ‘Tezhip’ patterns by artist Fatima ZareiThe course will be given in small groups (max. 4 students)
This interactive course will start with an overview of the history and origins of the art. Students will receive hand-outs, weekly homework, live and emailed corrections throughout the duration of the course to track improvement.
Traditional motifs (hatai, islimi) will be taught, and students will create their own ‘Shamsa’ composition by tracing and painting according to traditional techniques and with the guidance of the instructor. Students will finish their work using traditional painting, outlining and illumination brush techniques.
Required Equipment & Materials:
- A4 Paper
- Tracing paper
- Mechanical Pencil 0/3 mm
- Gouache Paint (White, Black, Yellow, Red, Green, Blue, Gold Ultramarine Blue, Cobalt Blue, Dark Red, Dark Green)
- 3-0, 2-0 Paint Brush
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