Workshop | Arabic Typeface Design: The Concept

by Huda Smitshuijzen AbiFarès | Khatt Foundation


Place | Alserkal Avenue, Dubai
Dates | 13 April 2017
Duration | 19:10 - 22:10

Level | Beginner but should be familiar with the Arabic language and writing system. 

Description | This Khatt Foundation workshop with Huda AbiFarés will help you develop a concept for a new Arabic Typeface Design and lead you through the basic steps of creation and development through sketches. 

Key Takeaways
• Learn the basic principles of designing a typeface
• Understand the historical developments of Arabic fonts
• Gain basic lettering skills
• Learn how to create a set of letters
• Explore the creative possibilities of Arabic typeface design

Preparations before Workshop
• Collect images of Arabic lettering in your daily environment and bring printed examples to the workshop.


162 USD

Earlybird Workshop Ticket |

325 USD

Workshop Ticket at the Door |

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