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Where to find Islamic Patterns to paint?
Mosques, Gardens and Palaces
Museums and Galleries
The subject of botany in Indian miniature is different than the how it is portrayed and painted in European/Western botanical studies. The subjects in Indian miniature are stylised plants and trees that are more focused on the aesthetics and the beauty of nature rather than the scientific aspect. As the name suggests a lot of the miniature work is done on a small scale with very fine brushes.
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?
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