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May 30 - Jun 27, 2018
Learn a calligraphy style in depth in this 5-week course.
Explore individual scripts in depth while furthering your calligraphy skills.
Session 1: Picture-Writing: Hieroglyphics, Cuneiform, Word Art
Mankind’s prehistoric invention of writing was a long struggle. Grammar in speech was influenced by attempts to document ideas, wishes, and dreams: a cultures writing affected how they spoke and thought. Explore pictures, word signs, and letter forms from ancient civilizations of Middle Eastern Mesopotamia and Egypt. Draw and paint using pictures
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