Tuesday, September 14, 2010

New Project - Oil and Cotton Creative Exchannge

hello friends! paper nerds is evolving. many of the classes, as well as new workshops are now being offered at Oil and Cotton. Thanks to all that have attended our workshops, shared their creativity and supported us!!!

Wednesday, June 23, 2010

more paper chandeliers...

last friday's paper chandelier class was full of paper bits and sewing notions. thanks to all that came, especially the lidji family! for those of you that were unable to attend, we are teaching paper chandeliers (and screen printing) at bows and arrows. please contact alicia & adam if you would like to register. they are located in east dallas at 1925 greenville avenue.

June 30, 6-8 PAPER CHANDELIER $50
July 21, 6-8 DIY SCREEN PRINTING $60
July 29, 6-8 PAPER CHANDELIER $50
August 11, 6-8 PAPER CHANDELIER $50
August 12, 6-8 DIY SCREEN PRINTING $60

Monday, June 7, 2010

...paper chandeliers...

our next workshop is FULL. we are teaching the traditional craft of the pajaki, a paper chandelier.
these colorful examples of polish folk art have recently been popping up on many design blogs. our pal and local artist, shari suggested we add paper chandeliers to our workshop roster.

we may be teaching this class again, we will keep you posted.

Monday, May 24, 2010


thanks to our very talented group of students, we had a great class. we were inspired by everyone's creative designs and exploration of this down and dirty printing technique...

Monday, May 10, 2010

summer workshop schedule...

 silk screen prints made with pennsylvania dutch folk art motiff
join us this summer!

if you would like to register for a class you may contact us @
shannondp(at)gmail.com or brewertl(at)gmail.com

may 23. diy silk screen printing. 1-4pm - $50 in advance-$55 at door
 june 13. paper chandeliers (see above). 1-3pm - $40 in advance-$45 at door 
june 19. at we are 1976! paper marbling 11-1pm - $65
july 18. paper making. 1-4pm - $80 in advance-$85 at door
july 25. felting w/ guest teacher lizzy wetzel 1-4pm - $65
polish paper chandeliers/mobiles, known as pajaki

Wednesday, April 14, 2010

paper marbling

please join us for paper marbling:
swirls of color on beautiful papers...
april. 25. marbling (cost: $60 in advance, $65 at the door) 1pm to 3pm!!!

Wednesday, March 31, 2010

kozo and gampi

we just received materials for our Japanese paper making class. Above are bundles of kozo and gampi...