Suminagashi

In the studio, we worked on marbling handmade paper with ink, using the Suminagashi technique. Suminagashi is a Japanese paper marbling technique using sumi (black) ink. By dropping it lightly onto the surface of water, the ink is able to stay floating on the surface of the water. While the ink is floating on the … Continue reading Suminagashi

papermaking for printmakers

Summer Workshops!

Memorial Day weekend was a bit gloomy this year, but paperTHINKtank is prepared for SUMMER. Come get your hands wet and learn some new skills at these popular workshops! PAPERMAKING for PRINTMAKERS A special two-part course in partnership with Second State Press REGISTER today: http://secondstatepress.org/education/classes/ Two Saturdays June 17th from 10-2 PM at paperTHINKtank (3240 … Continue reading Summer Workshops!

Residency at The Morgan Conservatory of Paper

For three weeks, I’m working on a new series of paper artworks at The Morgan Conservatory of Paper. I am so excited and happy to be at this fantastic facility and center dedicated to paper art. It feels like a (much-needed) dream come true. Here are a few photos from my first week.