Under “Children’s Gate to the Future,” Nawa for Culture and Arts Association Organizes “Arabic Calligraphy” Course for the Children in Deir El Balah

30 Jul
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Under “Children’s Gate to the Future,” Nawa for Culture and Arts Association Organizes “Arabic Calligraphy” Course for the Children in Deir El Balah

Nawa for Culture and Arts Association (NAWA) has recently organized a training course entitled: “The Arabic Calligraphy” course for (25) children in Deir El Balah Area. The course was held as a part of the ” Children’s Gate to the Future Project ” at NAWA’s main office in Deir El Balah Area. The training was conducted by Mr. Hany Sarsour, a lecturer at Fine Arts Faculty at Al Aqsa University.
The course lasts for (12) sessions every Saturday and Tuesday where every session lasts for two hours from 9 am till 11 am. The twenty four-hour- course started on Saturday July 01st, and it will last till Tuesday August 15th. The course aims at helping the children in developing their writing in Arabic and developing indirectly their abilities in creative thinking.
The course included the basic rules of Ruqʿah and Naskh scripts in addition some specific calligraphic styles for writing in the Arabic alphabets.
At the beginning of the course, Mr. Hany Sarsour welcomed the participating children, and he displayed for them a simple explanation about the course and its nature.
Amal Al Ras, the project coordinator, stated that this is the second time that NAWA holds this course which comes based on a need assessment for the children.