Nastaliq Calligraphy Classes

Introduction: offers online Nastaliq calligraphy classes. Our art students learn the art of Nastaliq calligraphy through our comprehensive "Learn Nastaliq Calligraphy" Program. This program includes 144 classified lessons in 12 semesters. Each semester is three months long and includes 12 consequent weekly sessions. In each semester, there are 11 classified weekly lessons followed by a final project at the end.


Nastaliq Calligraphy Classes - VOA Interview:

Voice of America interview; a glance at our online Nastaliq calligraphy classes. In this short video you will get a general idea about how you will be getting new lessons and critiques from your art instructor:

Online Nastaliq Calligraphy Classes - VOA INTERVIEW

Students' Testimonials:

... I've found the online classes very convenient and at the same time very effective. The closeup angle of the camera allows the student to clearly see the pen movements from the writer's point of view, something which is not really doable in traditional in-person classes.... Ahmad Darabiha, Irvine, CA, USA
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Most Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ):

Q: What is the tuition fee and how can I pay?

A: Tuition fee is $240 per semester and it covers 12 weekly sessions throughout the semester. Tuition fee is due at the beginning of each semester and you can pay after you filled the Application Form .


Q: What if I do not speak Persian?

A: This program is designed for English speaking art students and both Persian (Farsi) speaking and English Speaking applicants will be admitted. Art instructors speak English and Persian in classes. Also, each of the weekly lessons taught at "Learn Nastaliq Calligraphy" program includes a translation and a transliteration in English so that English speaking students can learn the meaning and pronunciation of the lessons.

Q: What is the class schedule and registration process?

A: Semesters schedules are posted next to the Application Form. After filling in the form you will be contacted to schedule the specific hour and day for your classes in the next semester based on your available times and your art instructor's available times. We will answer the questions that you might have and walk you through the process of registration.