Workshop: The Art of Illumination

Saturday, June 16, 2018, 1 - 4 PM

Learn about illumination, an aspect of traditional Islamic book arts in which artists create beautiful patterns to decorate manuscripts’ borders and cover pages. Discover the tools, materials, and techniques needed to make these intricate paintings, and try making your own with artist Sughra Hussainy. For ages 16 and older.

  • Venue: Freer Gallery of Art
  • Event Location: Freer, conference room
  • Cost: Cost: $25. Registration opens May 1.