The First Online Course on Islamic Geometric Design
Learn how to understand and make Islamic geometric patterns. Only a ruler/straight edge, a pencil and a marker are needed to make these patterns. No calculations are necessary, just follow the step-by-step instructions. All thirteen lectures offer many photographs from Islamic art and architecture. Only US$25. Perpetual access.
Lecture1: Objectives of this course
Lecture 2: Highlights of Islamic Geometrical Design: A Visual Introduction
Lecture 3: Essential Principles of Islamic Geometric Design
Lecture 4: How Grids and Patterns Work Together
Lecture 5: A Simple Fourfold Star Design
Lecture 6: Another Fourfold Design
Lecture 7: How To Tessellate a Fourfold Design
Lecture 8: A Tour of the Ben Youssef Madrasa in Marrakech
Lecture 9: A Simple Sixfold Star Design
Lecture 10: Another Sixfold Design
Lecture 11: How To Tessellate a Sixfold Design
Lecture 12: Making Your Pattern More Beautiful
Lecture 13: What Next...?