september, 2021

20sepAll Day24Paper Making Workshop

Oak Spring Garden Foundation

Event Details

Enjoy this hands-on workshop that engages you in each step of the paper making process. Participants will take home reference handouts, a stack of handmade paper for personal use and samples to build a reference library for paper making with plants. 

In this multi-day workshop, you will learn: 

• The types of plant fibers that lend themselves to papermaking. 

• Harvesting, drying and storing techniques for regionally available fiber plants. 

• How to prepare pulp from a variety of dried plant matter. 

• The equipment needed for western style paper making. 

• Set up and sheet pulling methods to create artist papers for writing, drawing, bookbinding and more. 

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Time

september 20 (Monday) - 24 (Friday)