This workshop covers the basic techniques of Western-style hand papermaking, including pulp preparation, sheet forming, couching, pressing, and drying. It includes an overview of decorative techniques, such as the use of pigments, inclusions, layering, and shaped deckles. Pulp additives such as sizing, retention agents, and formation aid are also covered. This class is designed as an introduction for new students and a refresher for out-of-practice papermakers.

 

Level: Beginner

Introduction to Papermaking; May 16; 10am–4pm

SKU: SPPA05
$176.00Price
How did you find out about this workshop?
  • Registration includes a fee of $20 to cover consumable materials.

    • Date & Time: Saturday, May 16, 10am–4pm
    • Instructor: Christy Ball

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HOURS:

Tuesday–Thursday 10am–9pm

Friday–Saturday 10am–6pm
Sunday 12pm–5pm

Closed Monday 

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