The Sunday Paper Blog

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, …

June 4, 2022

Paper Finger Puppets

The Sunday Paper #416

June 5, 2022

I had the pleasure of talking with Owen Gildersleeve on Paper Talk, an artist specializing in handcrafted illustration, set design & art direction. His unique style, honed over the past 12 years, …

May 28, 2022

What can you do with Discarded Sheets of Paper?

The Sunday Paper #415

May 29, 2022

This past week, I hosted a group of high school students from the Colorado Academy, who spent the last week of the school year on an “Interim Trip”. It was fun to develop …

May 21, 2022


The Sunday Paper #414

May 22, 2022

I spent the past 8 days at Anythink Wright Farms building a giant paper lantern. Step Into The Light was installed on Friday. I am so grateful to this amazing library system for …

May 14, 2022


The Sunday Paper #413

May 15, 2022

I had a lovely conversation with Gill Wilson on Paper Talk, who has been working in handmade paper for the past 30 years. Her work has a deep relationship with nature and …

May 7, 2022

Hug Your Mom!

The Sunday Paper #412

May 8, 2022

Happy Mama’s Day everyone.

One of my most rewarding installations was the Mother Tree Project, conceived shortly after my son’s birth in 1999 and executed in 2010. The seven-foot tall handmade paper …

April 30, 2022

Fusuma, Bojagi, Oh My!

The Sunday Paper #411

May 1, 2022

Happy May Day! I have a busy month ahead, how about you? My sister and niece are coming for a visit next week; the following week, I will be an artist-in-residence at Anythink …

April 23, 2022

Plantable Paper

The Sunday Paper #410

April 24, 2022

I’m delighted to have Cathryn Miller of Byopia Press on Paper Talk. Cathryn has had an interest in making things out of paper since early childhood, and still believes that anything —except, perhaps, …

April 16, 2022

A Kraft Tex Wrist Cuff

The Sunday Paper #409

April 17, 2022

I had a wonderful time at the Codex Book Fair. Thanks to all of you who stopped by my table and said hello. The event is truly magical and overwhelming. I hardly had …

April 9, 2022

Codex Begins!

The Sunday Paper #408

April 10, 2022

I’m in Richmond, California for the Codex Book Fair, which opens at 12:30pm today. I can’t wait to see many old friends and colleagues, and I look forward to making new ones. Here …