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Papermaking Workshop

February 1, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

In this introductory course you will learn the basics of western-style papermaking including sheet forming, and how to easily modify moulds to create different shaped sheets, as well as proper studio cleanup. A materials fee covers pre-beaten cotton/abaca pulp, as well as use of moulds, deckles, felts, and drying system. Students will need to pick up dry paper from the studio the following week.



About The Instructor


Olivia Caro is a current fellow at the Soapbox, whose work in papermaking and bookarts focuses on themes of identity and home. They are a teaching artist fellow with ArtistYear, and have assisted with and taught workshops at the Soapbox, Penland School of Crafts, Atlanta Printmakers Studio, the Dallas GA Public Library, and Grinnell College.


Cost


$40 for 3 hours of instruction + $10 materials fee


Soapbox Members


Apply the code “SoapboxMember” at checkout for a $5 discount!















Details

Date:
February 1
Time:
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/papermaking-workshop-tickets-85726904479

Organizer

The Soapbox: Community Print Shop & Zine Library
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/o/the-soapbox-community-print-shop-amp-zine-library-26170124449

Venue

The Soapbox: Community Print Shop & Zine Library
4700 Kingsessing Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19143
Philadelphia, PA 19143 US
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