The Sunday Paper Blog

August 13, 2022

Helen’s Handmades

The Sunday Paper #425

August 14, 2022

I’ve been going through my flat files and organizing my papers (an annual tradition that is necessary, because as soon as I get them organized, the disorganization begins, sigh). I gathered up all …

August 6, 2022

Traditional Vietnamese Papermaking

The Sunday Paper #424

August 7, 2022

Last Saturday night, Anythink Wright Farms held a lovely culminating event for the end of their summer reading program, mySummer. Friends and family joined me under my  paper lantern, Step Into the Light. …

July 30, 2022


The Sunday Paper #423

July 31, 2022

I enjoyed giving an online presentation via the Robert C. Williams Museum of Papermaking last Tuesday. I talked about three different illuminated vessel structures that I incorporate into my work; I showed actual …

July 23, 2022

Illuminate the Night

The Sunday Paper #422

July 24th, 2022

I’ve had a whirlwind of a week teaching lantern-making workshops across Adams County here in Colorado. I traveled from branch to branch of the innovative Anythink Library system and also visited the Bookmobile. …

July 16, 2022

Two Invitations

The Sunday Paper #421

July 17th, 2022

Invitation #1: I’m delighted to be giving a virtual Lecture, Illuminating the Paper Vessel, through the Robert C. Williams Museum of Papermaking on July 26th at 7:30pm EDT. My presentation will focus on …

July 9, 2022

Small Sheets

The Sunday Paper #420

July 10th, 2022

Today’s the last day to join us in The Paper Year.

Explore creative paper techniques; receive project instructions designed to spark ideas that keep you creating for the rest of the month; and …

July 2, 2022

A Paper Community

The Sunday Paper #419

July 3rd, 2022

Each quarter, I open The Paper Year, my monthly membership program, for registration, and this is one of those times. Now through July 10th, you can join this vibrant, creative, encouraging paper community. …

June 25, 2022

Animals Out of Paper

The Sunday Paper #418

June 26th, 2022

This week I’ve been putting together a few artist’s books for an exhibition at Colorado State University that will take place this fall. When I create an edition, I don’t always complete it …

June 18, 2022

A Week of Papermaking

The Sunday Paper #417

Juneteenth + Father’s Day, 2022

I just finished hosting the first ever Papermaking Master Class in my studio. Four participants traveled here for the week to expand their knowledge of the papermaking process. We explored many …

June 11, 2022

Spinning Flowers

The Sunday Paper #417

June 12, 2022

I’ll be hosting a free mini-workshop on Zoom in a couple of weeks. We’ll make a Spinning Flower Card (you can rearrange the petals), and I’ll talk a bit about The Paper Year, …