Paper Arts

  • Blue Jeans Paper • PBAR172W51

    Back by popular demand! Make lots of beautiful “blue jean” cotton paper that is suitable to be used for printing, stamping and bookmaking. Supplies: One pair of 100 percent cotton blue jeans cut into one-inch squares, that you must bring to the Art School one week before class. The s...

    Allison Roscoe  
    Jul. 1-Jul. 1
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    Sat 9am–1pm (1 session) Past_exhib_su17_pb_01
  • Printmakers Delight • PBAR172W53

    Recycle your slightly less-than-perfect print into handmade paper and print on it again. Supplies: You need to bring two large (minimum 22- x 30-inch) prints on 100 percent rag paper. They will be pulped in the Hollander beater then pulled into beautiful handmade sheets flecked with color. They...

    Allison Roscoe  
    Jul. 29-Jul. 29
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    Sat 9am–1pm (1 session) Past_exhib_su17_pb_02
  • Washi Explorer: Japanese Book-binding & Paper Decoration • PBHS172W55

    Explore several different types of washi (traditional Japanese paper) crafts to make a notebook using traditional binding techniques. For the first class, we will decorate the washi using itajime dyeing methods, as well as sunago (gold leaf scattering). In the s...

    Hiroko Sakurai  
    Aug. 13-Aug. 27
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    Sun 9am–noon (3 sessions) Past_exhib_su17_pb_03
  • Make Paper Make Books • PBAR171W59

    Workshop • Sat 10am-2pm Sun Noon-2pm • May 6-7 • 2 sessions • $75 + $15 supply fee paid to instructor • Annex & Room 102 Learn to create unique sheets of Western-style paper with moulds and deckles from kozo and abaca fibers pulped in a Hollander beater. Be prepared ...

    Allison Roscoe  
    May. 6-May. 7
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    Sat 10am-2pm Sun Noon-2pm Past_exhib_sp17_adult_pb_04
  • Waxed Paper • PBAS172W56

    Learn to create unique sheets of Western-style paper with moulds and deckles and a variety of fibers pulped in a Hollander beater. The history of papermaking and its contemporary uses as an art-making material will be discussed. Be prepared to get wet and have fun. Come back on Sunday for an intr...

    Allison Roscoe & Sandy Simonian  
    Jun. 10-Jun. 11
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    Sat 9am–1pm & Sun 1–4pm ( 2 sessions) Past_exhib_su17_pb_04
  • Introduction to Papermaking / Jun 3 • PBAR172W57

    Learn to create unique sheets of Western-style paper with moulds and deckles and a variety of fibers pulped in a Hollander beater. The history of papermaking and its contemporary uses as an art-making material will be discussed. Be prepared to get wet, have fun, and make sheets of art paper that ...

    Allison Roscoe  
    Jun. 3-Jun. 3
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    Sat 9am–1pm (1 session) Past_exhib_class_full
  • Introduction to Papermaking / Jul 15 • PBAR172W58

    Learn to create unique sheets of Western-style paper with moulds and deckles and a variety of fibers pulped in a Hollander beater. The history of papermaking and its contemporary uses as an art-making material will be discussed. Be prepared to get wet, have fun, and make sheets of art paper that ...

    Allison Roscoe  
    Jul. 15-Jul. 15
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    Sat 9am–1pm (1 session) Past_exhib_su17_pb_05
  • More Making Books by Hand: The Scroll As book • PBPT171W02

    Explore the exciting world of the artists' books, creating various scrolling book structures. Participants will be given handouts describing various ways scrolls have been used in books. Students will then be given appropriate instruction in basic book arts binding techniques to make ...

    Peter Thomas  
    Apr. 17-Apr. 18
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    Mon-Tue 9am-4pm (2 sessions) Past_exhib_class_canceled
  • Simple and Complex Accordion Books • PBPT171W01

    This workshop will explore the exciting world of the artists’ books. Participants will be given instruction in basic book arts binding techniques to make small format accordion books. First you will learn to fold perfect accordion books, then how to bind them with several styles of folded p...

    Peter Thomas  
    Apr. 15-Apr. 15
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    Sat 10am-4pm (1 session) Past_exhib_class_full