Sculptural forms with Abaca & Wire PAPERMAKING WORKSHOPS
$45 / Nov 29
The ancient art of papermaking is an amazing craft that is endlessly adaptable! There are many ways to make paper and with a wide range of materials. Some require a lot of time to process the fibers or specialized equipment. The process we’re teaching in this workshop requires no advance knowledge, is easy to learn, and uses things you probably already have. Meaning that you can quickly take the firsthand knowledge you’ll learn in this workshop and adapt it to suit your own crafting & art impulses at home with little to no additional equipment needed.
During this workshop we’ll teach you how to bring your idea to life. How to make a wire frame to pull the paper pulp to create beautiful sculptural forms that you can use as holiday ornaments, gift tags or… Anything! The possibilities are truly endless and the look and feel of these paper ornaments are delicate, strong, lyrical, poetic, familiar and magical.