2017 Course Information: Papermaking


Learn both Eastern and Western methods of creating your own paper. Local natural plant fibers will be used, as well as recycled fine art papers, fabrics, etc. Your handmade papers can be dyed and infused with flowers, leaves, seeds, thread, ribbon and more. Use these papers for your handmade sketchbooks or journals or to create cards, letters and collages. The paper pulp can also be used for paper casting. This class is available for all levels.

Materials Fee:$25
Arkansas Craft School,
101 North Peabody St. Mountain View, AR 72560
REGISTER BY:August 1st

Instructor :Linda Rawlings

Linda Rawlings was born and raised in New York City, studying art at the Art Students League and the Museum of Modern Art beginning at age 14. She received a Studio Art degree with a minor in Art History and teaching certification at Marymount Manhattan College, then studied photography at St. John's University. She continued her photographic studies at Universities and in workshops, as well as by working with Pulitzer Prize winning photographers Jay Dickman and Skeeter Hagler and National Geographic photographer Ann Day. She has maintained a strong interest in printmaking over the years, and has taught art and photography for 21 years. Her work has been exhibited across the U. S. Linda currently resides along the beautiful White River where she is inspired daily by its pristine natural beauty and rich history.

Works by the Instructor