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Learn to make your own paper at courses, workshops and classes across the UK. Find papier mâché workshops for mask-making, figures and animals, jewellery... these courses teach the skills, techniques, recipes and materials required for beautiful paper creations.
Paper Sculpting and Casting in Nature - 2 day art residential
Paper Sculpting and Casting in Nature - 2 day art residential
Port Talbot - Next course on 30th August 2019
£289
Casting from nature in Papier Mâché and Carton-Pierre. The aim of the course will be divided into three arts; making casts of found and sculpted objects, casting in Papier Mâché and Carton-Pierre and decorating the assembled work. The aim is to use low cost materials found in the supermarket and do-it-yourself store to produce decorative resilient sculptures and objet d'art. David Johnson is a graduate of Goldsmiths College with many years’ experience of tutoring courses to different groups.
Papermaking - handmade recycled paper workshop
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Papermaking - handmade recycled paper workshop
West Sussex - Next course on 31st August 2019
£27
Give your old bills, junk mail and other unwanted papers a new lease of life, and turn them into brand new, beautiful papers to use in other craft projects, or just to show off as works of art! This class will show you the basics to get started with papermaking at home using traditional western techniques. You'll make your own mould and deckle (which you can take home to use again), and make approximately 3 or 4 pieces of handmade paper with inclusions such as dried flowers, leaves, glitter and...
Harvest Festival Wheatsheaf
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Harvest Festival Wheatsheaf
Cumbria - Next course on 7th September 2019
£65
Get in touch with a traditional rural activity - the celebration of harvest. Have fun creating an original salt dough wheat sheaf or similar, celebrating the abundance of crops, fruits and even hedgerow wildlife! A fantastic centre-piece or wall hanging that will last for years. We will provide the dough, but you will be given details on how to bake it at home once it is completely dry. There will be lots of ideas and suggestions to assist you with your designs, from traditional to Arcimboldi! Kate will be on...
Mexican Offrenda
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Mexican Offrenda
Cumbria - Next course on 5th October 2019
£70
Mexican Day of the Dead festivities unfold over two days in an explosion of colour and life-affirming joy at the beginning of November. Join the celebrations and create your own exotic shrine using papier-mâché modelling techniques, paint and collage. In towns and cities throughout Mexico, revellers parade in exotic costumes, create colourful papier mache figures and shrines and make offerings to lost loved ones. These exuberant celebrations have been embraced across the world. Join us to create a box style shrine, with doors, that can be used to store photos...
Make a bead necklace from recycled materials - small groups. Delicious homecooked lunch
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Make a bead necklace from recycled materials - small groups. Delicious homecooked lunch
Warwickshire - Next course on 12th October 2019
£60
Source your beads from a sustainable source.Come join a one day bead-making workshop in a Warwickshire village, and go home with a unique necklace made from papier maché beads, perhaps earrings too. Small groups, also Ideal for birthdays and reunions. Get in touch to book for a group of four, or for more details. Love putting different colours and textures together? Create a collection of handmade fresco-inspired beads and experience the magic of threading them and seeing your necklace emerge. This workshop will seek to recreate that ancient long lost...
Introduction to Papermaking 1 at Morley College London
Introduction to Papermaking 1 at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 16th November 2019
£100
If you have ever wondered how handmade paper gets its special character and texture, this is the class for you. Learn all the core techniques for preparing pulp, forming sheets and then enhancing them with decoration, colour and shape. You will learn about papermaking’s sustainability and versatility, and leave armed with a variety of papers that you can use for your own projects or gifts. This short course is also an excellent introduction to our other, more specialized classes for students who catch the papermaking bug and want to learn...
Mushroom papermaking and photogram (cyanotype) making
Mushroom papermaking and photogram (cyanotype) making
East Sussex - Next course on 16th November 2019
£65
Yes, making paper – out of mushrooms. Few people know that wonderful craft paper of diverse natural colours can be made from many fungi species, especially tough and inedible bracket fungi. After initially identifying and collecting suitable fungi in the field (or rather, in the woods), we will gather either indoors or at a covered area outside, and do a hands on exploration of the techniques required to produce different grades of mushroom paper. It can be made as thin as tissue paper, smooth and ideal for use in a...
Introduction to papermaking 2 at Morley College London
Introduction to papermaking 2 at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 28th March 2020
£100
If you have ever wondered how handmade paper gets its special character and texture, this is the class for you. Learn all the core techniques for preparing pulp, forming sheets and then enhancing them with decoration, colour and shape. You will learn about papermaking’s sustainability and versatility, and leave armed with a variety of papers that you can use for your own projects or gifts. This short course is also an excellent introduction to our other, more specialized classes for students who catch the papermaking bug and want to learn...

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