Tag Archive: Papermaking

Handmade Paper and Encaustic – Laura Moriarty

Aug 12, 2019

  Materials List Join WSW in collaboration with R&F Handmade Paints in Kingston as we combine handmade paper and encaustic. During the first two and a half days, participants will work in WSW’s papermaking studio, using cotton, kozo and natural ArtFarm fibers. Students will learn the basics of sheet forming, and create unique pieces by… View Article

We’ve Got the Blues: Indigo Dyeing for Paper & Cloth – Mary Hark

Aug 20, 2018

August 20 – 24 Studio: Papermaking Tuition: $750 members / $800 non-members Lab fee: $60 Class limit: 6 The registration period for this class has passed. Find more summer workshops on our calendar! Participants will be immersed in studio production, making use of this powerful and historic color on handmade paper and a variety of textiles…. View Article

Techniques of the Hand: Kristen DeGree in the Studio

Aug 10, 2018

  “I’m intrigued by anything where the evidence of the hand or sense of intimacy changes though a technical process.” Having spent a formative year as a studio intern at Women’s Studio Workshop in 2009, Kristen DeGree returned in 2018 for the Art-in-Education Workspace Residency, working with elementary students in the paper and silkscreen studio…. View Article

Sculptural Paper: From Pulp to Form – Fafnir Adamites

Jul 30, 2018

July 30 – August 3 Studio: Papermaking Tuition: $750 members / $800 non-members Lab fee: $75 Class limit: 6 Materials List Register now by making a non-refundable $300 deposit. Starting with basic papermaking techniques and simple construction methods, participants will learn how to take paper from 2D to 3D in this hands-on workshop. Materials such… View Article

Holding Patterns: Fafnir Adamites

Jul 20, 2018

Growing up in Western Massachusetts, Fafnir Adamites would never have thought to call herself an artist. “I didn’t grow up in a place where being an artist was really valued or realistic, so it took me a long time to claim that term.” A wayfinder by nature, she followed a non-traditional educational path into the… View Article

Parallel Universes: Handmade Paper and Photography – Tatana Kellner

Jul 09, 2018

July 9 – 13 Studio: Papermaking / Darkroom Tuition: $750 members / $800 non-members Lab fee: $135 (Lab fee includes darkroom chemistry and photographic emulsion) Class limit: 6 If you have questions about materials, please reach out to Tana, tana(at)wsworkshop.org   This class is currently filled. Please call (845) 658-9133 to inquire about the class… View Article

Paper Memory – Sarah Rose Lejeune

Jul 02, 2018

July 2 – 6 Studio: Papermaking Tuition: $750 members / $800 non-members Lab fee: $75 Class limit: 6 Materials List This class is currently filled. Please call (845) 658-9133 to inquire about the class wait list.   In his book Paper: An Elegy, Ian Samson describes paper as a substance that “breaks and bridges time… View Article

Navigating the Paper Studio with Jackie Partridge

Jun 22, 2018

  Soon after viewing the handmade paper of Studio Workspace Resident Jackie Partridge, I became very aware of the straight lines humans work so hard to draw on the Earth. Sidewalks, grates in a drain, lane lines, shapes of buildings and bridges, even sheets of paper. And though they are tolerated for a while, it is clear… View Article

Holding Place: Yewen Dong in the Studio

Jun 15, 2018

  Through her work, Studio Workspace Resident Yewen Dong combines the conceptual with the observational. Placing the material at the forefront, featuring components of color, shape, and texture, she asks us to consider the relationship between these things. Yewen is mixing clay into pulp. In the paper studio, vats are filled with slurry the color… View Article