Arabic Calligraphy Class with Citi J.Yousoff 🗓

Citi J Yousoff from Kelantan, Malaysia, is qualified with Ijaza from the Honourable Mr. Hasan Celebi in Turkey for Thuluth and Naskh scripts. Her works are centred around the traditional arts of Islamic calligraphy with the elements of traditional Malay Islamic motifs and contemporary art. She is one of the committee members of National Calligraphy Association of Malaysia, and the only female calligraphy instructor in the calligraphy workshops organised by the Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia.

Subjects : Naskh & Thuluth
Duration : 4 months
Main Venue : Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur
Fee : RM400.00 (exclude materials)*
Date : 31st January to 29th May 2016 (every Sunday)
Time : 10.30 am – 1.00 pm

* Workshop fee is subject to 6% GST.

Course Details

The students will be exposed to the correct way of cutting the qalam (reed pen)
The students can learn how to write two (2) types of Arabic scripts; Naskh & Thuluth
For students who does not have any basic in Arabic Calligraphy, they will begin the course with Riq’ah script
The students will be taught to write the alphabets first, followed by joins and afterwards the full sentences
Class will be conducted in Malay and English language
The new classes are expected to begin in January 2016. For registration or further inquiries, please send your email to or by contacting the Education Department at 03-2270 5111/5136/5101/5103



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