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Thursday August 22, 2019   Local Plant Papers 9:30-12:30
Monday August 26, 2019   Local Plant Papers 9:30-12:30
Learn the papermaking process from the plant stage to finished paper. Working with Vineyard plants from gardens and fields, you will prepare fibers from any of the following: daffodil, iris or lily leaves; pampas grass; or cornhusk. You will work through all steps—cooking, rinsing, and beating fibers into pulp—and, finally, pulling sheets of paper.


Instructor: Sandy Bernat
Fee: $80
Work Hours/Time: 9:30-12:30
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Assorted plant fibers
Layered cattail and cornhusk fibers
Tree bark embedded in cornhusk fibers
Cornhusk with milkweed seeds
Cattail with grasses and color splash