Taught by Earth-Art-Maine artist Cynthia Ahlstrin
$40 +$10 materials fee. Suggested ages 16+
Get ready to push up your sleeves and have fun making paste paper! Explore the wonders of a simple method of using paint, glue and water to create original decorative papers that can be used in book binding as well as a multitude of other expressive projects.
Students will learn all the tricks of mixing paint, making marks and successfully making professional quality paper with colorful abstract designs and patterns. As time permits, students will also learn the process of hand laminating to create sheets of beautiful translucent paper. No plastic are used in this process and you will be amazed at the results! No previous experience is necessary. This class uses all non-toxic materials and acid free paper.
Please Note: Students should bring a hair dryer and scraps of lightweight paper or cloth with them to class that they can include in their paper pieces.
call: (207) 872-2787
or visit us during gallery hours at 16 Common Street, Wednesday-Saturday 12-6pm.
Preregistration is taken on a first come, first served basis, and must be accompanied by full payment. Minimum of 5 for a class to run.
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