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From Pulp to Blue - A Paper Making and Indigo Shibori Week end

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PULP STUDIO

WASP FACTORY

77 HANSON STREET

GLASGOW

G31 2HF

United Kingdom

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Eco Artist Elisabeth Viguie Culshaw and Paper maker Alison Newman from the PULP Studios have teamed up for a weekend workshop that will introduce a range of papermaking and Indigo Shibori techniques, a Japanese folding and clamping technique creating beautiful crisps patterns in a unique blue Eco dye This is a great opportunity to map your own unique Eco experience incorporating handmade papers and beautiful and unique Blue Prints and marks on bloth cloth and paper.

Alison, of PULP Studios will work with you on day 1 to produce quality handmade papers in a variety of sizes, using a variety of pulps coming from around the world. Once dry, a selection of these unique and experimental papers can be used to create your unique prints the following day.

On day 2, Elisabeth from The Lansdowne House of Stencils will introduce you to an Indigo Vat and the technique of Shibori and Mark making both on cloth and paper. If time allows we will fold and stitch some of those in a simple but unique sketchbook of your art work. Each print produce will be unique both from the paper and the mark realised, We will use cotton cloth and some of the paper we made. Each item realised will be completely unique.

This will be a relaxed and informative weekend, where you will have the opportunity to learn new skills in paper and Indigo Shibori, and leave with several unique / individual items for yourself or to give as a gift, plus the skills to make many more.

The workshop will take place in The PULP studio. PULP Studio is a specialised workspace dedicated to paper art and books part of the WASP studios - it is easy to access and a comfortable space to work in. Tea and coffee will be provided on both days but participants are asked to bring their own packed lunch. Local free parking is available. This space is suitable for wheelchairs. Beginners are welcome.

All other materials and equipment will be provided.


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PULP STUDIO

WASP FACTORY

77 HANSON STREET

GLASGOW

G31 2HF

United Kingdom

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