The School of Calligraphy and Ornamentation is a new specialised art school focusing on the traditional Arts of the Book in Fujairah, UAE under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Hamad Alsharqi.


The school is dedicated to the traditional arts of the book that include calligraphy, ornamentation, gilding, miniature painting and book making crafts. We offer weekly and weekend workshops in-person in Fujairah and online. 

Summer Program
For Kids

The School of Calligraphy and Ornamentation is presenting you with an exciting two month program for kids from age 6 years old to 16 years old to introduce them to the traditional arts of the book that will include calligraphy, geometry, ornamentation and bookmaking crafts. 

Events & Courses

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More workshops are coming for August as well! 

Some of the workshops have an online option as well

Upcoming Weekly Workshops for July & August

Weekend Workshops

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At the School of Calligraphy and Ornamentation, we believe that true artistic inspiration knows no boundaries. Beyond our dynamic classes and immersive workshops, we offer

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