We invite creative content creators from around the world to enrich the content related to the School of Gilding & ornamentation in English & in Arabic. 

Subjects for contribution: 

  • Gilding
  • Illumination
  • Ornamentation including botanical and geometric patterns
  • Miniature 
  • Bookmaking crafts


Examples of possible content:

  • Well researched art history articles
  • Summary of creative books or articles
  • How-to art lessons with images 
  • Video content on any of the above as well


To participate

  • Fill in the form below with a 200 word summary of your idea. Please do not write the article until we contact you with an agreement contract and an approval.
  • The form below is the only way to participate and DMs and emails will not count
  • Pitches are accepted in both English and Arabic.


  • The article you pitch has to be personally written by you & you own the copy right to information and imagery – plagiarism won’t be tolerated and it will lead to a default decline.
  • Written in an artistic & engaging way with at least 1200 words and no more than 2000 words.
  • You will need to provide the full article within two weeks if approved.


This is a paid opportunity as we value the time and the effort of artists. The fee will be confirmed once we accept your pitch. Fees will vary between 200-600 AED depending on the type of the content you will provide. Payments will be made 30 days after receiving the final copy.  

Last day for submissions: 30 October