The Sunday Paper Blog

December 14, 2016

Write Your Letters!

25 Days of Paper 2016, Day 15


This is a repeat from last year since the July project in the Twelve Months of Paper calendar (the Zig Zag Book) has already been covered during the blog marathon.
These envelopes …

December 13, 2016

Handmade in India

25 Days of Paper 2016, Day 14

Inspired by textile designs, patterns and colors, Indian Cotton Rag Papers make outstanding papers for all art and design applications. Indian Cotton Papers are made by hand using recycled, refined cotton from rags, …

December 12, 2016

Tessellating Tyvek

25 Days of Paper 2016, Day 13

Editor’s correction: Yesterday, I forgot to include the discount code for Verso’s lovely jewelry. Please click here to view Verso’s Etsy shop and enter papermaker to receive a 20% discount on your purchase!…

December 11, 2016

Verso Jewelry

25 Days of Paper 2016, Day 12

Melanie Brauner’s jewelry is made from abaca paper fibers cast onto metal. First, she fabricates three-dimensional shapes from copper, brass, and sterling silver, and beats abaca in her Critter beater for at least …

December 10, 2016

December Flowers

The Sunday Paper #137, December 11, 2016
Since it’s Sunday, this is a double-feature. The regular Sunday Paper appears at the bottom of this post. 25 Days of Paper 2016, Day 11

The May project in the Twelve Months of

December 9, 2016

Washi Arts

25 Days of Paper 2016, Day 10

Japanese washi / paper is renowned for it’s purity, elegance and strength. Small format handmade sheets are delightful to work with and make wonderful pages for artists’ books, and are exquisite for printmaking …

December 8, 2016

More Paper Lights

25 Days of Paper 2016, Day 9

The April project in the Twelve Months of Paper calendar features a paper weaving that can be displayed as a wall or window hanging or a lantern. See those little cut-outs? There’s a …

December 7, 2016

Oblation Papers & Press

25 Days of Paper 2016, Day 8

Oblation Papers & Press is an urban paper mill, letterpress print shop and old-world paper boutique in Portland, Oregon, whose studios are on view for those who visit their shop in the Pearl …

December 6, 2016

Pleated Paper

25 Days of Paper 2016, Day 7

If you haven’t noticed, I have a fascination with paper manipulation. So when I stumbled across a book called The Art of Manipulating Fabric, I poured over it looking for techniques that might …

December 5, 2016

Arnold Grummer's

25 Days of Paper 2016, Day 6

What does Zig Zag mean to you? The first thought that comes to my mind is Charlie Brown’s shirt! But in this case, it’s the clever name of Arnold Grummer’s accordion – aka …