Presenting Ayesha Gamiet
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In this demonstration, viewers will have the opportunity to learn about the art of Islamic manuscript illumination. Ayesha Gamiet, artist, illustrator and art educator, will reconstruct a section of an illuminated painting using shell gold and gouache, demonstrating traditional techniques that have been used to illuminate Islamic manuscripts over the centuries.
Viewers will learn about the traditional materials and techniques used in creating these beautiful illuminated pages.princes-foundation.org/