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Khath riqa

  1. 1. The Ar t ofArabic Calligraphy Riq’a Style Workbook © 2007, Fayeq S. Oweis, Ph.D. www.oweis.com
  2. 2. Basmallah in Riq’a’ styleRiq’a style has evolved from Nasakh and Thuluth. It is noted for its simplicityand its short horizontal stems. The word Riq’a means “a small sheet,” whichcould be an indication of the media on which it was originally created.- Hold the Pen at a left-angle.- Follow the arrows.- Write each letter in stages.- Practice Approach:1- The dots (1, 2, & 3)2- The 4 letters that theirshapes are common in mostletters.3- The Individual letters of thealphabet.4- Combination of 2 letters.5- Words.6- Phrases. 1
  3. 3. Diagonal Stroke Three Dots Two Dots One Dot - The alif with a height of 3 dots and a width of 2/3 of the width of the pen. - The baa which combines the shapes of one dot, 2 dots & the 3 dots. It is 3 dots in width. - The baa in a different shape which combines a small stroke by the edge of the pen and the shapes of 2 dots & the 3 dots. - The nuun which combines the shape of 1 dot, shorter 2 dots & the 3 dots. 2
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