Ornamentation with Islamic geometry with Marwa Turkestani

May 21, 2020

In this workshop, learn the basics of Islamic geometry and draw the Seal of Solomon design. Marwa Turkestani takes you on a journey to produce a decorative work on paper, perfect for Eid decorations.

Suitable for kids and parents, teens and adults
**Little hands might need their parents’ help doing this activity

Materials:
Paper
Pen
Compass
Scissors
Ruler
Cutter
Paintbrush
Watercolours
Cutting board

About Marwa Turkestani
Marwa Turkestani’s practice centres around Islamic and traditional arts. Working primarily in gypsum, pottery, and mangour woodwork, Marwa aims to preserve endangered crafts.

Marwa graduated from the College of Art and Design at King Abdulaziz University in 2012, and from the one-year programme at the Jameel House of Traditional Arts in Jeddah in 2018.