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Sun, 20 Aug


Online Lessons

Babanakkash Period Illumination Course

Join me for this course looking at the styles and techniques of Babanakkas who was the head Nakkas (Artist) of the Ottoman Palace at Fatih Sultan Mehmet Period in the 15th Century.

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Babanakkash Period Illumination Course
Babanakkash Period Illumination Course

Time & Location

20 Aug 2023, 10:00 – 12:00

Online Lessons

About the event

This workshops starts with a presentation explaining and showing history of the art in this period. Students will analyse Babanakkas motifs, learn how to draw and use them in the shamsa (sunburst) designs step by step. Students will also see some samples on ceramic designs as well. At the end of the workshop, students will have a portfolio of different designs and samples.In the second half of the workshop one of shamsa designs will be painted step by step and will practice motif paintings and suitable outlining techniques.

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