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Sixteen elaborate Arabic patterns ready to glow with color! Forbidden by their religion to depict the human figure, Islamic artists developed different motifs from those displayed in European art. Intricate patterns, created over the centuries by Muslim artists, depict and#8212; among other designs and#8212; a dazzling array of geometric figures. This striking collection incorporates a wide range of these designs: pentagons, squares, octagons, combinations of stars and rosettes, and more. Colorists of all ages can show off their creativity by filling inand#160;the designs with hues of their choice. Placing the finished work near a source of bright light will produce a lovely stained glass effect.
Sixteen elaborate geometric designs incorporate a wide range of abstract Islamic motifs: pentagons, squares, octagons, stars, rosettes, and more. Striking results when colored and placed near a source of bright light.
Adapted from authentic Islamic art and design, these elaborate illustrations depict combinations of geometric patterns and linear motifs, producing striking results when colored.