Alif Institute - Atlanta Georgia

Arabic Arts & Crafts -

Hammered Brass 1 - CopyCarving Hammered Brass plate!To enrich the learning experience, Alif Institute offers one hour of Arabic Arts & Crafts associated with the Arabic Language Program for Children & Youth.

Arabic Arts & Crafts program is designed to introduce Arabic folk art, Arabic traditions, and Arabic cultures through various arts and crafts in a fun and casual environment.

Arabic Arts & Crafts are open to all children and youth (Alif students or non-students) and are held on Saturdays from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm, on days when Arabic classes are held (please refer to Arabic classes calendar).

Adult volunteers are always welcome!

Some of the activities done in this program include the following:

  • Show various Mosaic Art work, and make our own mosaic picture
  • Display various Hammered Brass objects, and engrave our own hammered brass plate!
  • Make beaded Masbaha
  • Discuss Pottery in the Arab world and paint our own pottery pieces
  • Show how geometric design are built from a simple rope and pen, then color a beautiful light catcher.

Greeting cards 3 - CopyMaking Greeting Cards:Masbaha 5 - CopyLook at my Masbaha! Masbaha 6 - CopyBusy beading to make a Masbaha Pottery 2 - CopyPottery painting time!

This program is FREE of charge to all students registered in the Arabic classes at Alif Institute and to ALif members. A $5.00 fee per person applies to non-members.

Contact us

  • Telephone: 770-936-8770 
  • 3288 Marjan Drive, Atlanta, GA 30340

  • Operating Hours
    Tue: 10:30 AM - 9:00 PM* (when Arabic Classes in session)
    Tue - Fri: 10:30 AM - 5:30 PM
    Sat: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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