Persian Patterns

Mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Forest Row, RH18 5JX
For ages: 18+
£130
Next date: Saturday 17th Jul, 9:00am - 4:00pm

A SUMMARY

Know oh brother that the study of sensible geometry leads to skill in all practical arts while the study of intelligible geometry leads to skill in the intellectual arts because this science is one of the gates through which we move to the knowledge of the essence of the soul and that is the root of knowledge. - the Rasail of Ikhwan el Safa Medieval Iran reveals some of the most beautiful wonders of Islamic art and architecture. These wonders mostly emerged during the Safavid dynasty, when Isfahan was the capital city of Persia. The Persian architecture from the 1500s to the 1800s featured beautiful polychrome tiles of blue, gold, turquoise, and white cover the interiors of mosques and palaces, in the forms of complicated floral and geometric patterns as well as the Arabic calligraphy quoting verses from the Quran. The marvellous architecture that arose in this time remains up to this day a sight to behold. It transcends you to the heavens with its otherworldly charm. Explore the...

About your Mentor

About your Mentor

Sacred Art of Geometry Studios

Daniel Docherty is co-founder and senior tutor at SAOG Studios, Emerson College and a visiting tutor at The Prince's Foundation School of Traditional Arts, London. Daniel is particularly interested in how the revered quadrivium (arithmetic, geometry, music and astronomy) inform the world’s artistic and cultural traditions. He lives with his family on the glorious Ashdown Forest.

Learning aims

Learn the art of compass and straight-edge construction

Strengths to develop

Using compasses, oil pastels, pencils and a whole host of different mediums to create your Persian geometric patterns. Using a compass can be tricky so you will be gaining in fine motor skills.

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Persian Patterns block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Persian Patterns block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Persian Patterns block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Persian Patterns block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Persian Patterns block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Persian Patterns block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Persian Patterns block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Persian Patterns block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Persian Patterns block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Persian Patterns block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Persian Patterns block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Persian Patterns block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Persian Patterns block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Persian Patterns block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Persian Patterns block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Persian Patterns block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Persian Patterns block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Persian Patterns block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Persian Patterns block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Persian Patterns block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Persian Patterns block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Persian Patterns block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Persian Patterns block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Persian Patterns block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Persian Patterns block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Persian Patterns block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty
Persian Patterns block mentored by Sacred Art of Geometry Studios Docherty

What's provided

Drinks

Snacks

Equipment

Safety

Enhanced DBS

Basic DBS

Risk Assessment

Public Liability Insurance

Safeguarding Training

First Aid Training

First Aid Kit

Smoke Detector

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Where
we'll be

SAOG Studios, Emerson College, Hartfield Road, Forest Row, East Sussex, RH18 5JX

Pricing information

Standard price: £130

Pricing information

Cancellation

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