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How to get started with Islamic patterns? I am writing this guide to help you get started with Islamic art and patterns.
What is Islamic Art?
What are islamic patterns?
What are the islamic pattern types?
Where to learn islamic geometric patterns?
Where to learn biomorphic patterns?
What’s the meaning of Islamic pattern?
How to have a creative Ramadan? | Six ways to have a more creative month
Connect creativity to spirituality
Create something related to Ramadan
Set yourself a time to be creative
Dedicate a space for creativity
Have a creative Ramadan social
Give yourself a creative goal
This post covers the basics of botanical drawing and botanical painting and break it down to eight steps that will help you get started.
Botany is so fascinating and I am trying to understand it better to create better artwork. I took two workshops to help me: Introduction to Botany and Painting Botany and Taxonomy and I am going to share all the things I learnt with you on this post!
Have you always wanted to learn the art of islamic illumination (tezhip) and it is always taught far away from you? Well now you can learn the basics with me online and start making your own gold and painting with it following the traditional painting order!
This gift guide is perfect for the Islamic art lovers, artists and creatives in your life and it will fill you with ideas.
What are the recommended brushes used for Islamic illumination? Is there a perfect size for islamic illumination brushes? What are the best brands?
Can artists declutter and have a clutter-free spaces? My artist friend said it was impossible, but I disagree. Here are fives to help you declutter and minimise your art space to have empty surfaces to work on.
Lustre tiles are shiny and have a gold like layer on top, but there is a method to making and painting them that you might not read about in making ceramic tiles. This post will tell you how to do your own tile from start to finish!