Monthly Archives: February 2008

Ferris Wheel

Ferris Wheel written in Farsi / Persian using the Nastaliq calligraphy scripture.

Sky on Sky

Sky written in Farsi (Persian) using the Arabic alphabet. The word is reversed and written on top of it to create a skew symmetry.

Sky in Symmetry

Sky written in Farsi / Persian. Farsi (also known as Persian) using the Arabic alphabet. There is a symmetry play in this design.

Wheel variation 2

Wheel written in Farsi / Persian. Farsi (also known as Persian) which uses the Arabic alphabet.

Wheel

Wheel written in Farsi / Persian. Farsi (also known as Persian) using the Arabic alphabet.

Ferris Wheel variation 3

Ferris Wheel written in Farsi / Persian. Farsi (also known as Persian) uses the same alphabet as Arabic, and in addition has four extra letters for the sounds /g/, /ch/, /zh/ (as in ‘vision’) and /p/. The above word begins with /ch/, so has a Farsi/Persian letter there.

Ferris Wheel variation 2

Ferris Wheel written in Farsi / Persian. Farsi (also known as Persian) uses the same alphabet as Arabic, and in addition has four extra letters for the sounds /g/, /ch/, /zh/ (as in ‘vision’) and /p/. The above word begins with /ch/, so has a Farsi/Persian letter there.