Sorry – no posts for weeks and then two in one day! Will try to get back into a more consistent routine… As I’ve said before, please do get in touch if you’d like to blog with me on this site or have resources you’d like me to shout about!
Just come across this lovely site through twitter: Nuqta, http://www.nuqta.com/
The world’s first user-generated mobile museum of Arabic typography and calligraphy.
Created by You, for You. Available on the iTunes app store.
If this is your cup of tea, you might also be interested in these books:
* Arabesque – Graphic Design from the Arab World and Persia – Ben Wittner (Editor), Sascha Thoma (Editor), Nicolas Bourquin (Editor), Huda Smitshuijzen Abifares (Foreword)
* Arabic Typography by Huda Smitshuijzen Abifares
* Arabic for Designers by Mourad Boutros
And over on the Inspiration blog is a lovely post with 24 beautiful examples of modern Arabic typography