The Art of Arabic Calligraphy

Nov 4, 11:00 a.m.–3:30 p.m.

College Center, Multi-Purpose Room 223

Join Elinor Aishah Holland, a freelance lettering artist in Latin and Arabic scripts with an ijazah from master calligrapher Mohamed Zakariya, as she explores the history of classical scripts like Thuluth and Naskh. Students will receive reed pens and paper to practice Arabic letter art. No prior experience is necessary. Light refreshments provided. 

Contact Saba Ali, Advisor to Muslim Student Life, at with any questions.

 Register here for the presentation and workshop.

Sponsored by the Vassar Muslim Students Association, Africana Studies Program, and the Office of Religious and Spiritual Life and Contemplative Practices.