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Imaginative Ecosystems

Jill Parisi’s work combines both the planetary and the microscopic, as her forms could at once be gargantuan plant species from some other world and yet are portrayed on such a small and delicate level. 270 more words

The Future Of The Paper-Making House

The Paper-Making House is underway. Before Thanksgiving break visiting artist April Sheridan gave a lecture on her experience with creating a sustainable papermaker’s garden at Columbia. 96 more words

The Secrets to Understanding Art Paper and what gsm means.


It’s been around for thousands of years from the first papyrus sheets to an exhaustive range of coloured paper, white paper, offset paper, rag paper for so many different uses.   997 more words

Art Chatter

Homemade Paper: DIY Recycling

Homemade Paper: DIY Recycling

I know, I know. It’s September (sorry, November!). Time to buckle down, and abandon the joys of summer for chemistry, geometry, and Faulkner. 602 more words

Teen Powered

a studio tour with Joan Hall.

A conversation with Joan Hall, and a look inside her studio. 

Hailing from Ohio, Joan landed in St. Louis after school to teach at Washington University. 1,416 more words


Paper Making with weeds from the garden

Step 1:  Collect twenty handfuls of garden weed, preferably all the same type.

Step 2:  Put them in a large pan covered completely with water. 165 more words

Paper Making

Our Final Post on Paper

Within the manuscripts was another neat addition to our collection, an interview and behind the scenes documentary explaining why Arthur chose to create paper in the traditional method and how it contributed to his work. 191 more words

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