Helen Hiebert is the author of five how-to books about paper: Playing With Pop-Ups, Playing With Paper, Papermaking with Plants, The Papermaker's Companion, and Paper Illuminated. Helen has appeared on Sesame Street, has produced of two films, and writes a weekly blog about all things paper. She teaches, lectures and exhibits her work internationally, often involving the community in her installation projects such as The Wish, a permanent installation at Anythink Huron Street Library in Denver, Colorado. Helen lives and works near Vail, Colorado.
Sometimes you really do have to see it to believe it. The Papermaker’s Studio Guide is a comprehensive video papermaking manual, based on the well-known how-to book The Papermaker’s Companion by Helen Hiebert.
Watch the video to:
• Get tips on setting up a professional papermaking studio.
• Discover multiple ways to process pulp, explore a variety of sheet forming techniques, and utilize diverse pressing and drying methods.
• Explore unique papermaking techniques such as pulp painting, watermarking, embedding and working sculpturally with paper pulp and view artwork by professionals in the field who practice these techniques.