Course Schedule & Details

Calligraphy with Shahryanshah Hoca


September 3 – December 17, 2023
[Winter Break]
January 7 – February 25, 2024


12:00 PM UTC

Meeting ID: 949 7442 1840
Passcode: 555666


  • Bamboo/reed qalam in sizes: 2mm, 3mm, and 5mm

  • Felt or leather pad for under your paper

  • Arabic calligraphy paper (glossy laser printer paper if not available)

  • Ink, lika, and inkwell

  • Leather hand rest (other materials are also acceptable)

  • Knife for sharpening the qalam (kalem terash, Olfa cutters, or Olfa heavy-duty cutters)

  • Maqta’: for cutting the nib of the qalam. Scissors can be used as well.

  • Fine sandpaper

Apply discount code “DEENARTS2022” at checkout

Deen Arts Foundation

Introductory Videos

Amina Nawaz – Session 2: Islamic Calligraphy & Cultures of Craft with Dr Bilal Badat
Dr Bilal Badat's Introductory Talk
Introduction Calligraphy Class with Shahryanshah Introduction
Deen Arts Foundation

Get Started with Your Lessons

Materials List
How to do Your Lesson
How to Submit Your Lesson
How to Prepare your Qalam
Riq'a Lesson 1
Riq'a Lesson 2
Riq'a Lesson 3
Riq'a Lesson 4
Mehmet Izzet Efendi Letter Ba
Mehmet Izzet Efendi Mesk - Letter Jeem
Diwani Introduction - Diwani Jali Lesson 1
Diwani Class Level A and B (Class 1 and 2)