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Papermaking Workshop incorporating Textiles
9th November 2019 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Join us in the Spinning Mill Studios on 9th November 10-4pm for an experimental, fun and therapeutic day exploring the art of papermaking using different pulps and incorporating fabric, yarns & threads.
About this Event
An experimental, fun and therapeutic day exploring the art of papermaking using pulps from waste paper and plant materials incorporating textiles.
Papermaking artist Niki Hampson Papermaker will share her knowledge and passion for this ancient craft and her love of textiles, nature and recycling.
Participants will learn an array of techniques to incorporate a variety of fabrics, yarns, threads and trimmings to create beautiful and decorative handmade papers and 3d structures.
Ideas and samples of Niki’s artwork will illustrate how these finished pieces may be developed at home.
This workshop is suitable for beginners, both adults and young people 11+.
All materials, equipment and refreshments will be provided.
Papermaking kits and frames will be available to purchase.
The Spinning Mill Studios are on the top floor of the Spinning Mill. Free Parking, Lift access