Persian Patterns

Subject: Geometry
Dates: 1 July 2019 - 4 July 2019
Time: 10:30 - 17:30
Location: The Prince's Foundation School of Traditional Arts
Tutor: Daniel Docherty
Full price
£ 350

Explore the geometric genius of the Persian master craftsmen.

Learn the art of compass and straight-edge construction and create a dazzling portfolio of geometric patterns from the Persian tradition.

You will also be introduced to the Persian palette and the symbolism of colour.

What should I bring?

All materials will be provided on this course.

You may find it useful to bring a notebook to take notes.

Who is this course for?

All levels of experience and ability welcome.

What days do I attend?

Monday - Thursday

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Tutor biography

Daniel Docherty

Daniel Docherty lives and works in Australia and the UK, teaching, lecturing and researching. He is particularly interested in how the revered quadrivium (arithmetic, geometry, music and astronomy) inform the world’s artistic and cultural traditions.

He earned his City and Guilds Basketry diploma in 2003 and his MA from the Prince’s School in 2004.