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When & Where

Suitable For

  • 19 year olds and up are permitted on this course

Quick Facts

  • Availability Yes
  • Tutor Sweta Gupta
  • Course Code W21LUSS05A

What you will learn

You will discover the art of writing some essential Sanskrit characters using the traditional writing tools (sketch pens, ice-cream strips, ink, pencil, eraser, ruler, sharpener, and calligraphy pen) in this Sanskrit calligraphy class. Sanskrit is one of the ancient scripts and called Devanagari Script.

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Learn basic Sanskrit strokes and structures, the rules for stoke order and the correct way to draw strokes
  • Know the essential calligraphy tools and materials.
  • Learnt groups of varnamala (alphabets).
  • Create a piece of Sanskrit calligraphy of your own to take home with you.

Cost

  • Full fee
    £35
  • Concession fee
    £25
  • Class format and activities

    You need to repeat calligraphy with you tutor. A number of tools will be used during the class. Worksheets for home work, if any. Practicing several basic stokes. Question and Answers.

    Entry requirements

    There are no pre-requisites to this course.

    What you need to know before you enrol

    You will need to have access to Microsoft Teams in order to access these lessons, which will be delivered remotely.

    What you need

    You need to bring with you a four-line notebook or a graph notebook, plane papers, sketch pens, ice-cream strips, ink, pencil, eraser, ruler, sharpener, and calligraphy pen.

    What you can do next

    You will attend Sanskrit Calligraphy Workshop 2. It will help you learn further stages of Sanskrit Calligraphy.