Tag Archive: Papermaking

Color & Japanese Papermaking – Tatiana Ginsberg

Aug 21, 2017

August 21-25 Tuition: $750 ($700 members) Lab fee: $50 Class limit: 6 Student Material List Explore your fascination with Japanese paper and color in this highly focused class. During the first part of the week we’ll learn all aspects of kozo preparation and Japanese-style sheet forming. Then we’ll add natural dyes and other colorants and… View Article

Sculptural Papermaking – Gretchen Schermerhorn

Aug 14, 2017

August 14-18 Tuition: $750 ($700 members) Lab fee: $50 Class limit: 6 Student Material List Let’s take paper from 2D to 3D and from flat to full! Students will learn how to build armatures and moulds for creating three-dimensional paper forms. After an overview of basic papermaking techniques, students will learn how to make forms… View Article

Handmade Paper & Encaustic – Tatana Kellner & Laura Moriarty

Aug 07, 2017

August 7-11 Tuition: $750 ($700 members) Lab fee: $40 Class limit: 7 Student Material List Join WSW in collaboration with R&F Handmade Paints in Kingston as we create contemporary waxed handmade paper works. During the first two and a half days, participants will work with Tana in WSW’s papermaking studio, using cotton, abaca, flax, and… View Article

The Versatility of Flax – Radha Pandey

Jul 31, 2017

July 31-August 4 Tuition: $750 ($700 members) Lab fee: $50 Class limit: 6 Student Material List In this class, students will learn all about flax fiber and the multitude of ways in which it can be used in papermaking. Traditionally, flax—a bast fiber—is used commercially to produce linen cloth. This incredibly strong and versatile fiber… View Article

Paper & Place – Ann Marie Kennedy

Jul 24, 2017

July 24-28 Tuition: $750 ($700 members) Lab fee: $45 Class limit: 6 Student Material List Exploring the process of hand papermaking yields opportunities to incorporate natural materials directly into your art making and create artworks which evoke a sense of place. Participants will construct 2D and 3D works of paper, choosing materials that become part… View Article

Pulptypes: Hybrid Print & Papermaking – May Babcock

Jul 17, 2017

July 17-21 Tuition: $750 ($700 members) Lab fee: $50 Class limit: 6 Student Material List Pulptypes are the product of an image-making technique that relies solely on handmade paper pulp and results in works that resemble monotypes or woodcuts. It’s a printerly style of pulp painting. In this workshop you’ll learn how to correctly beat… View Article

We’ve Got the Blues: Indigo Dyeing for Paper & Cloth – Mary Hark

Jul 10, 2017

July 10-14 Tuition: $750 ($700 members) Lab fee: $40 Class limit: 6 Student Material List Workshop participants will be immersed in studio production, making use of this powerful and historic color on handmade paper and a variety of textiles. Experienced dyers are encouraged to bring works-in-progress and ideas for new projects. Beginners will be introduced… View Article

Paper, Color, and Translucency: Luminous Images – Sarah Bertrand-Hamel

Jul 25, 2016

July 25-29 Tuition: $750 ($700 members) Lab fee: $40 Class limit: 6 Student Material List This workshop will cover the process of making vibrantly colored, translucent paper sheets. Each participant will pigment their own pulp and produce multiple sheets of different colors, experimenting with mixing and overlaying, watermarks and inclusions. Beginners are welcome and will… View Article

The Missing Link: Papermaking in the Islamic World – Radha Pandey

Jul 18, 2016

July 18-22 Tuition: $750 ($700 members) Lab fee: $45 Class limit: 6 Student Material List Students will learn about the history and technique of a papermaking style that has remained largely unchanged since the 8th century CE. Islamic World Papermaking is essentially the link between the Eastern and Western papermaking traditions. We will learn how… View Article