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Introduction to Papermaking and Paper Sculpture

  • Yukon Arts Centre 15-305 Main St Whitehorse, YT, Y1A 2B3 Canada (map)

Papermaking & Paper Sculpture

In this workshop participants will be introduced to professional hand papermaking techniques using western mould and deckle sheet formation, Hollander beater as well as kitchen blender technique. Participants will experiment with many fiber types such as cotton, gampi, abaca and local plants such as fireweed and willow. Inclusions of wire, string and fiber as well as casting and pigmentation techniques will introduce participants to 2D and 3D applications.

Instructor: Helen O'Connor
Dates: Friday, September 11, 6-9pm
Saturday, September 12, 10am-4pm
Sunday, September 13, 10am - 4pm
Ages: 14+
Cost: $340 plus GST (all supplies included)

To register, drop by Arts Underground or call reception at (867) 667-4080. Yukon Art Society members get 10% off.

Yukon Arts Society / Arts Underground