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High Flow: Paper Marbling with Derek Chan


uesday, June 21 | 2-5pm | $100 tuition + $35 materials A hands-on workshop using traditional and experimental techniques from Asia, Europe and the Middle East. High Flow: Paper Marbling is a hands-on workshop that explores the colorful practice of paper marbling using experimental and traditional techniques. Participants will discover the joy of creating beautifully marbled patterns through a series of simple lessons and demonstrations. Class will begin with an introduction to methods found throughout parts of Asia, using sumi-ink on cotton rag and hand-made papers. In addition, students will learn marbling methods inspired by European and Middle Eastern traditions using modern acrylic inks on a carrageenan (seaweed extract) size. All are encouraged to let the flow of the process lead to new discovery! Participants will leave with their own marbled creations and a takeaway instructional guide for future paper marbling projects. Derek will also present a free demonstration and artist talk at the Wilkinson Public Library on June 20 at 6pm. Lodging packages are available! To inquire about lodging options, please contact Kathleen Cole at 970.728.3886 or