Your tutor, Mandy Brannan, will introduce you to the practice of using Western style handmade paper as a creative medium that has become popular in current art and design practice because of its tremendous versatility. Maybe for a book, maybe for a special print project or maybe just to create some papers future idea.
Learn about the different fibers and how to process and add colour with different pigments or inclusions. Make sheets that are rich in colour and texture. Let yourself experiment with the medium. This workshop will also introduce you to using organic materials, such as plants, leaves and flowers, in your paper making.
We will have lots of items available to purchase on the day so that you can go away ready and equipped to make your own paper at home. There will be deckles, samples for making paper pulp and everything else that you might need.
All materials provided.
Suitable for beginners and those with some experience.