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Vegan Paper

I just saw this blog post by Jonathan Beaton. I am totally going to try making veggie paper. However, I think I’m going to use leftover pulp from my… 109 more words


Treewhispers in the classroom in Chicago at Lycée

Click on the link LYCEECHICAGO.ORG to see the students at work. Thanks Amanda Love for introducing the project, Andrea Peterson for your papermaking instruction, and all the students, teachers and helpers for participating. 54 more words


In Favor of Books

Given the rest of this site, hopefully that title is pretty evident.  However, today I am talking about physical books you can use for blunt instruments.  475 more words


Spider Plant and I

In an attempt to shed some light into my blog and break away from the serious nature of the representation of my self-portraits, I felt the need to revisit my Impossible Series images. 361 more words



Artwork and paper-making by student of Walter S. Christopher Elementary School, Chicago


Visiting Frogmore Paper Mill - Sourcing paper.

Today I went to Apsley to visit the Frogmore Paper Mill. I had said in my statement of intent that I wanted to source some paper locally in order to improve the sustainability of the project so I went and took a tour of the mill, made my own paper and bought some samples. 445 more words

Final Major Project

how to make homemade seeded paper!

In light of my thesis work about helping the environment and bringing connections to people through the art I am making, I have decided to share with you how to make seeded paper at home (accompanied by hand drawn illustrations by me)!   673 more words