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Dietician Soleha Shaikh monetises on her calligraphy skills, perfected in the lockdown
NIKITA SHARMA

THANKS to all the extra time she had at hand in the lockdown, Nutritionist and Certified Diabetes Educator Soleha Shaikh honed her calligraphy skills and started her own venture, Artsy Heartily by Soleha Shams; of handmade gifts made artistic with English, Hindi and Arabic calligraphy scripts.

“I started writing my thoughts in calligraphy, and would post them on Instagram and Twitter, which got me a lot of praise. To improvise my technique, I took a short course from Happily Ever After by Becca. With my enhanced techniques, I started practising modern calligraphy, the faux calligraphy, bouncy letters, bold letters, and now I want to learn copper plates,” says the 25-year-old Dwarka-resident.

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