The Sunday Paper

January 21, 2023

A Paper Weaving Journey

The Sunday Paper #444

January 22, 2022

Paper weaving has been a long-time passion and exploration of mine, and I’m excited to be teaching my popular online class, Weave Through Winter, for the fifth year in a row. We …

January 13, 2023

Pattern and Flow

The Sunday Paper #443

January 15, 2022

I’m venturing into Youtube, ya’ll. I see a surging interest in hand papermaking and my two how-to books about papermaking (see images at the bottom of this post) are still in print after …

January 7, 2023

Let’s Go Fly a Kite!

The Sunday Paper #442

January 8, 2022

I’ve had a whirlwind first week of the year, how about you? I have so many fun things to share with you this week!

January is when I open annual enrollment for The

December 30, 2022

Helen’s 100 Papery Picks 2022

Happy New Year! Whether you’re just discovering this blog or you’ve followed it from the beginning (we’re coming up on nine years) I truly appreciate your ongoing support! Thank you for following along on this paper journey.

This is the …

December 24, 2022

Joyeux Noël

The Sunday Paper #441

December 25, 2022

Have you seen the film Joyeux Noël? It’s a lovely and sobering holiday war drama, a fictionalized version of the Christmas truce of December 1914 in Europe.

I’m sending you warm wishes …

December 17, 2022

A Light in the Dark

The Sunday Paper #440

December 18, 2022

I’m sending you warm wishes for a sparkling solstice and a lovely holiday season!

If you’re still in need of a gift that lasts all year long, why not give the gift of …

December 10, 2022

Paper Talk Reaches Episode #100!

The Sunday Paper #439

December 11, 2022

I’m the featured guest on Paper Talk this week. I decided to turn the tables for milestone episode #100, and my friend, artist and colleague Barb Tetenbaum, interviewed me. I hope you’ll have

December 3, 2022

Tissue Paper Plumes

The Sunday Paper #438

December 4, 2022

Happy December everyone! I’m working on a series of how-to videos about the steps in the papermaking process. Gosh, there are a lot of them! Here I am, getting ready to give you …

November 26, 2022

The Light Streams Towards You From All things

The Sunday Paper #437

November 27, 2022

We’re wrapping up the second year of monthly projects in The Paper Year, and I can’t tell you how much I’ve enjoyed this adventure and seeing how this amazing group responds to …

November 19, 2022

Advent of Tessellations

The Sunday Paper #436

November 20, 2022

I had the pleasure of interviewing Susan Ruptash on Paper Talk. Ruptash is a Toronto washi artist who works with handmade heritage washi, exploring the properties and possibilities of paper. Ruptash’s career …