The School of Islamic Geometric Design offers online educational resources, workshops and lectures.  Learn how to draw, and understand geometric compositions using the same techniques craftsmen have used for centuries. The School was established in 2014 by Eric Broug and is based in the UK. Please support us.

Free PDF Templates

All step-by-step instructions on this website (and in Eric’s books) start with a a circle divided into x number of equal sections. You can download and print this first step to help you get started.  Download the templates here from a Google Drive folderJust make sure you choose the right one!

We’re proud to be project partners in the project Rescuing the Mamluk minbars of Cairo, generously funded by the Cultural Protection Fund of the British Council.

At one of the workshops at the Global Islamic Economy Summit 2016 in Dubai, sponsored by Noor Bank.

A creative and unorthodox solution to wrapping a geometric pattern around a corner. At the National Mosque of Malaysia in Kuala Lumpur.

Drawing from a Vancouver workshop.

At Dubai Design Week 2016.

Training for architects in Dubai: Best Practice in Islamic Geometric Design

At an Istanbul workshop.

The Islamic Geometric Design Family Tree.

Maths Day at a British public school.