Learn to make hand made paper, add flowers both fresh and dried, raw cotton and colours to make beautiful paper. Learn to prepare your pulp, to make Plantable Papers, adding seeds, and embossing wet papers. We will discuss handmade paper for painting and calligraphy, and hot press paper on the day.
The course will run on the 13th of January from 10am til 12pm.
Time of workshop: 2 hours
About the teacher:
Susan is a lover of all things paper and founder of Born In Paper. It is fair to say Susan’s obsession for the beautiful textures, colours, even the smell of printing and paper, has quite literally been ingrained in her since birth. Growing up in a family printing business inByron Bay meant hands on with everything. Binding notepads, collating, sorting lead type or dusting golds on wedding stationery.
For years, Susan was taking office waste from her work place and recycling it into handmade papers. Now, Susan shares her passion with her Born In Paper workshops, creates large wall art and sculptured light filled paper bowls. If you love handmade papers, creating something new, you will love this workshop.
Book online to secure your place as courses have limited availability.
You will make and take home a number of handmade pieces of paper that you will transport home on a board you will keep.