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Les Arts Turcs-Calligraphy Lessons

Alemdar Mh. Incili Cavus Sk. 19-3 Sultanahmet | Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34110, Turkey
+90 544 220 10 22
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Different Art- Calligraphy

Different Art- Ottoman Calligraphy This was love from the very early start- Calligraphy. When... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2017
Bashar K
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Wonderful memories to treasure forever!

My fiance and I had the most wonderful time at the Turkish Tile painting class this past weekend... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2016
Erika N
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Traditional Ottoman & Arabic Style Calligraphy** Latin Style Calligraphy If you have any interest of learning Classical Ottoman Calligraphy, joining a workshop or ordering a special Turkish Calligraphy Work from our teachers Mr. Eftel, Mr. Melih, Mr. Tolga or Ms. Betul can show you the basic and advanced techniques of it.
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Alemdar Mh. Incili Cavus Sk. 19-3 Sultanahmet | Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34110, Turkey
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Reviewed 8 April 2017

Different Art- Ottoman Calligraphy This was love from the very early start- Calligraphy. When first I visited Istanbul in 1981 I noticed the hidden treasures of this great art- Ottoman Calligraphy. For Arabic speakers it was a nice challenge and opportunity to read these scripts...More

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Baysa, Yönetici at Les Arts Turcs-Calligraphy Lessons, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2017

Thanks a lot.. Hope to see you again in istanbul

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Reviewed 26 October 2016

My fiance and I had the most wonderful time at the Turkish Tile painting class this past weekend. We learned a lot about the history and art of Turkish tile and did our beginner's best to honor the tradition. Alp and Selin were generous and...More

Thank Erika N
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Reviewed 26 December 2015

I have been to Istanbul a number of times in the past 7 years, and this time, I really wanted to find a unique experience - and YES - i found it!!! we ended up with a beautiful personal and unique souvenir from our trip,...More

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Reviewed 11 December 2015

My daughter and I took a two-hour class with Nilgün, as Alp translated and brought us tea and refreshments. Both of us had previously studied the Arabic language, as well as italic calligraphy, but using the traditional tools and getting expert instruction really brought this...More

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Reviewed 29 November 2015

I would definitely recommend this to anyone, if time and money affords. I visited Les Arts Turcs at the start of November 2015, looking to experience aspects of Turkey I hadn't before, as a tourist and an art lover. The studio was super easy to...More

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Reviewed 18 November 2015

What a great way to spend an afternoon in Istanbul. I had already visited most of the tourist attractions and decided to take this class as an alternative afternoon activity. It's centrally located in Sultanamet, very close to the tram stop and easy to find....More

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Reviewed 29 August 2015

I had a great class with Nilgün (with Alp as translator) a classically trained calligrapher in several styles. She was patient and kind and offered to teach a variety of hands. I wanted to learn something that would give me a good basis for learning...More

1  Thank Esther W
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Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

I took a Latin style calligraphy lesson with my instructor Tolga. I was able to learn the basic alphabet in one lesson! Everyone was very friendly and kind I would definitely come back again. Located in the beautiful Sultanahmet, this studio gave me an ideal...More

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Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

Great find. Something different to the usual tourist attractions. Small workshop with everything ready for our prebooked class.even for a untalented novice this was a great morning. Excellent help and step by step guidance to produce a memorable souvenir. Hand painted ceramic tile. You choose...More

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Reviewed 20 July 2015

If you're looking for a change from the usual tourist attractions and all the shopping, you should definitely come here! I booked a class for myself and two other people, and it was one of my favourite activities here in Turkey. The family working there...More

Thank Sara A
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Hello.. thanks for your email. Yes we make callgraphy classes for adults and children. We can make a leaaon for you. Can you please call us for reaervation ? 00905442201022
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