Papermaking : an introduction
- animated by Marlies Schulte
in the studio of Font d'Aleine
04330 Blieux - Alpes de Haute Provence
- 10 am to 1 pm and 3 pm to 6 pm
- de 4 - 8 participants
- 150 € per person
- accomodation at gite la chambrette
- online subscription
During two days you will understand and practice the main stages of papermaking from rags. So bring your old bed sheets and torn clothes of all colours made of linen, cotton, ramie or viskose.
Cut into small pieces and grinded in the
Dutch Machine they will serve you as papermash. Once learned to make equal sheets you will glue and polish them.
Finally you will be able to regenerate your creativity realising different sortes of sheets playing with light and shadow, inserting petals and herbs or embossing your sheets.
The workshop will take place within the activities of A.B.C.D.E. in Blieux.
- Fill in the subscription form
- Send your deposit check to :
- Le village - 04330 BLIEUX
shredding the sheets
scooping the sheets
Letting drop off
putting down the sheets on a felt
Drying the pressed sheets