What was Muslim calligraphy a combination of?
It is made of art and decorative writing :)
Islamic calligraphy is a beautiful work of writing that uses the Arabic text as the basis of a written text, therefore, Islamic calligraphy is often called by the Arabic calligraphy. Islamic calligraphy is an art expression implementation Muslim artists from around the world to express their love to God.
Calligraphy was so respected by Muslims because they used it to write the Qur'an. The Qur'an told of the prophet Muhammad, his Night Journey, verses, and messages from the angel Gabriel. The Muslims felt that only beautiful writing like calligraphy was suited to record the words of Allah (God). Because of this calligraphers were the most highly respected people in the Muslim world.
Calligraphy is a form of handwriting used and originated in eastern europe. the word calligraphy comes from the greek words kallos graphes meaning beautiful writing. They use a special pen to write calligraphy, there are different types of calligraphy when you write the special pen has to be held at 45 degrees exactly. Calligraphy is those fancy writings. People sometimes take classes to have great handwriting and stuff.
Hold your pen at a 45 degree angle while writing. Calligraphy is writing with a series of different pressures and lines. Writing in calligraphy is easiest to learn when reviewing pictures of what the letters you wish to draw. Calligraphy also requires a special calligraphy pen or marker. (You can find one at your local craft store or Walmart). See related links for more information.
It depends on the Muslim and the dream, but God will appear in Muslims' dreams on occasion, just as Christians sometimes see God in their dreams. The difference is that the Islamic conception is completely non-corporeal, so it usually comes as a wind or calligraphy and a voice, but not an old, bearded man.