workshop updates

Hello,

As usual I can accommodate any skill level to create a custom workshop. If there is enough interest i can also run a weekday series am or pm. Here are the workshops i am offering for the rest of August and September.

Papermaking and pulp painting for cards

Sunday August 23 1-4

Pulp painting is a great way to create decorated paper while retaining the matte surface of the paper. Different fibers are colored and added to the newly formed sheet (waterleaf). The paper is then dried and can be printed or used as is.

Water Based Paper Marbling

Sunday August 30 1-4

Learn water based marbling, this technique can be used to create patterned papers, or abstract designs. It is the art of painting on water, improvisation, color, and surface tension all play a part. There is a 15$ materials fee for this class (this includes paper).

Paper for Books

Two Thursdays September 17, and September 24 6pm- 9pm

Learn how to make paper for books, journals, and scrapbooking. The first Tuesday will cover basic papermaking techniques. The second Tuesday we will learn basic binding techniques to create books and journals made out of the previous weeks paper.

From pulp to print

weekend workshop Saturday September 26- Sunday September 27 1-4pm

Saturday basic papermaking will be covered with some thought given to final image creation. Sunday basic press-less printing techniques will be covered and students will create prints on the paper from Saturday.