Skills & Crafts

Paper Making Workshop

In this workshop you will learn how to transform cotton rag pulp into paper and create both plain and decorative sheets, using flowers and leaves to make inclusions and other different decorative methods. Participants will go home with several sample sheets of paper. You will also visit the Auroville Papers factory and will have an introduction to the medium allowing you to take your paper making further using various methods, enabling you to set up your own studio. TOPICS: Use of vat, mould and deckle. Sheet forming using cotton rag and other fibers. Build other materials into the paper. Press and dry the sheets. Please Note All materials and equipment will be supplied during the workshop. Fee: Rs. 3000 Terms: 50% deposit of workshop fee required on booking, with the balance payable at least one week before the start of the workshop. Please email a copy of electronic transfer data and/or the deposit slip as proof of payment and include the name of the city/ town that you are transferring the funds from. Cancellation: Up to 2 days before workshop commencement we retain 10% of the total fee. From 2 days to workshop commencement we retain 50% of the total fee. Notes: All booking communication is completed in writing by email. The workshop covers one day. Morning from 9:30 to 12:00 and afternoon from 13:30 to 16:00

In this workshop you will learn how to transform cotton rag pulp into paper and create both plain and decorative sheets, using flowers and leaves to make inclusions and other different decorative methods. Participants will go home with several sample sheets of paper. You will also visit the Auroville Papers factory and will have an introduction to the medium allowing you to take your paper making further using various methods, enabling you to set up your own studio. TOPICS: Use of vat, mould and deckle. Sheet forming using cotton rag and other fibers. Build other materials into the paper. Press and dry the sheets. Please Note All materials and equipment will be supplied during the workshop. Fee: Rs. 3000 Terms: 50% deposit of workshop fee required on booking, with the balance payable at least one week before the start of the workshop. Please email a copy of electronic transfer data and/or the deposit slip as proof of payment and include the name of the city/ town that you are transferring the funds from. Cancellation: Up to 2 days before workshop commencement we retain 10% of the total fee. From 2 days to workshop commencement we retain 50% of the total fee. Notes: All booking communication is completed in writing by email. The workshop covers one day. Morning from 9:30 to 12:00 and afternoon from 13:30 to 16:00
Offered by: Auroville Green Practices
Registration Link: https://agpworkshops.com/registration
Contribution: Rs 3000