Omar Uddin:  Introduction to the World of Arabic Calligraphy

Omar Uddin is partnering up with MuslimFest to instruct a 6 hour intensive workshop over the weekend, teaching the basics of the Diwani script as well an introduction to the beautifully intrinsic Islamic Geometric Art, both credited to creating some of the most beautiful masterpieces dating back to the Ottoman Empire!

Omar Uddin is a practicing Arabic calligrapher and teacher based out of Toronto, Canada. He has an Arabic Calligraphy business (Elegant Scripts) providing custom calligraphy artwork for mosques, Islamic schools and conferences across North America and has also written one of the first books written in the English language teaching students Arabic Calligraphy at such a degree of comprehensiveness, titled “Learn to Write Arabic Calligraphy”.

If you wish to sign-up for this class but pay in-person, please fill out the form here: Contact us at if you have any questions!

1 Day Class: $25 class fee + $10 material cost
Full Weekend (2 days): $35 + $10 material cost

Saturday, November 28, 2015 from 2:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Sunday, November 29, 2015 from 2:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Location: Understanding Islam Academy – 2-2570 Haines Road. Mississauga, Ontario

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*please note that we do not process refunds after classes have begun