Paste Paper

with Michelle Blodgett
Thursday, February 23; 6–9pm CT

Paste paper is a historic, playful, and accessible way to make decorative paper. In this in-person workshop, learn the steps of making paste paper including recipes for paste, considerations for selecting paper for this process, color mixing, and methods of creating images and designs. Instruction will also cover how to make simple drawing tools from everyday objects. Come away inspired and ready to make more paste paper to use in bindings, collage work, and more!

All skill levels welcome
Certificate: 3 hours, Category D

$65/participant (10% discount for MCBA members) + $20 materials fee
$35 for scholarship participants (10% discount for MCBA members) + $20 materials fee
MCBA offers two scholarship types for workshops—Financial Hardship Scholarships and BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, People of Color) Scholarships—to honor equity and increase access and artistic opportunities for those who have historically been underrepresented in the book arts. For individuals to whom these scholarships do not apply, register at the “Adult” rate and, if you are able, consider making a donation when registering to support MCBA’s efforts to make scholarships available.

All in-person program participants are required to wear a mask while in MCBA’s studios. See our COVID Safety Guidelines for more information.

Please note: Registration closes 2/17 at midnight (CT).