Sat, Feb 04|
Introduction to Contemporary Papermaking
Time & Location
Feb 04, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Studio Karpendrick, 127 E Phil Ellena St, Philadelphia, PA 19119, USA
About the class
This workshop offers an introduction to the papermaking process, including how to pull sheets of paper, as well as various papermaking and artistic techniques. Each session includes a hands-on lecture, technical demonstration, viewing of works in the Studio K collection and lots of experimentation. You will learn about the properties of different types of fibers and how they are processed, principles of western sheet-formation and creative techniques including embedding, collage and pulp-painting. No prior experience required!
ALL MATERIALS ARE INCLUDED.
Each workshop includes a Show & Tell Hour scheduled two weeks after the class to pick up finished artworks.