Petals Of Jericho

This class will run for 3 hours

Materials needed ~

A2 or A3 paper

Good working Compass

Pencil 2H & 2B

Ruler

Ruber

3 shades of colours

Investment $35

Draw the stunning Umayyad torus khirbat-mosaic patterns from Hisham’s palace in Jericho, Palestine.

The mosaic floor in the Great Bath 825m²,

which is the largest in the Middle East.

Jericho in Palestine is said to be one of the world’s oldest cities, and is home to the site of Hisham’s Palace, a cultural property representative of early Islamic architecture. Hisham’s Palace was constructed in the 8th century as the Winter Palace for the Umayyad Caliph.

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