Floral Lantern

The Sunday Paper #205

Paper of the Week: Reminiscence Papers – Narcissus White

I’m working on designs for the 2019 Twelve Months of Paper this week. I pulled all of my decorative papers out of the flat files in order to choose the right paper for each project. Here’s a floral lantern featuring a […]

Free Video Tutorial: Wavy Circular Paper Weaving 

The Sunday Paper #204

April 15, 2018

Thanks to everyone who entered the March Twelve Months of Paper Giveaway for a chance to win a set of Madeleine Durham’s Paste Papers! And the winner is … Sheila Wood. Congratulations!

Paper of the Week: Map Paper + Mingei

This is a new monthly feature on the […]

Paste Paper Giveaway

The Sunday Paper #203

April 8, 2018

Paper of the Week: It’s Giveaway Time Again!

Click through to win! Madeleine Durham create’s playful one-of-a-kind paste papers using a brush technique which blends multiple colors while creating dynamic yet tranquil patterns. Her papers have been used by fine book binders and calligraphers around the world. They […]

Paper Art, Architecture & Cinematography

The Sunday Paper #202

April 1, 2018

Paper of the Week: Lokta Paper Makes a Comeback

A women dries the papers during the making process of Nepali paper at her workshop in Nayapati, Sundarijal on Saturday. Post Photo: Anish Regmi

I’ve always loved photos like this, depicting sheets of paper drying outside on screens. […]

Papierwerk Glockenbach

The Sunday Paper #201

March 25, 2018

Paper of the Week: Five Books about Paper Lampshades

Paper and light have been a fascination since the beginning of my career. From folding screens to hot air balloons, lamps and lanterns to kites, there are numerous ways to view paper activated by light. This is a […]

The 200th Edition of the Sunday Paper

The Sunday Paper #200

March 18, 2018

To celebrate this milestone, if you read this blog regularly, would you consider making a donation to support the research, writing, design and delivery of The Sunday Paper? Click on the paper button at the left to learn how. Or, perhaps you’re interested in promoting your business […]

Folded Motif Video Tutorial

The Sunday Paper #199

March 11, 2018

Thanks to everyone who entered the March Twelve Months of Paper Giveaway for a chance to win a subscription to UPPERCASE Magazine! And the winner is… Jeanette Davis. Congratulations!

Paper of the Week: Wrapping Paper Folded Motif

This is a new monthly feature on the blog: a video […]

UPPERCASE Magazine Giveaway

The Sunday Paper #198

March 4, 2018

Paper of the Week: It’s Giveaway Time Again!

Click through to win! UPPERCASE is a quarterly ads-free print magazine for the creative and curious with eclectic content inspired by design, typography, illustration and craft. A playful exploration of creativity, an affinity for vintage ephemera, and a love of […]

Paper On Snow

The Sunday Paper #197

February 25, 2018

Paper of the Week: Five Books about Paper Folding

I have collected books about paper folding, paper engineering and paper design for over 30 years. There are some oldies and goodies that are still circulating out there. Some of these are visual catalogs for inspiration and […]

Priscilla Robinson on Paper Talk

The Sunday Paper #196

February 18, 2018

Paper of the Week: New Podcast Episode! Paper Talk

I love hearing the stories of hand papermakers: how they discovered paper, what drew them in (hand papermaking is a serious commitment after all), how they’ve set up their studios, and the twists and turns of their careers. Paper […]