Archive for the ‘Boulder’ Category

A Fold Above

Two months ago we asked internationally known origami artist Leonor Rosser to create Two Hands Paperie’s fall window display. Once she said yes, we became increaseingly excited. The results are stunning! Rosser crafted 11 hand-folded panels to hang in the windows. The panels were assembled from folded squares that came together like a paper quilt. For each square, […]

Spring Into Spring: Four Weeks of Giveaways!

Spring is upon us and we are ready to celebrate with four weeks of giveaways! Want to participate? Follow @twohandspaperie on Instagram, Like the giveaway post, comment on the post and tag three (or more!) friends on the post by Friday night at Midnight MST (Mountain Standard Time). Winners will be announced on Instagram on Saturday! […]

Our Own Via dell’Amore

Many of my favorite stories begin with the phrase: “While I was studying abroad”. Perhaps this makes me a cliche young person. But if you had spent months eating handmade spaghetti with a wild boar sauce in Rome or walking to school in the shadow of the Akropolis in Athens, you may want to share […]

A Midori Way of Life

“It was a sunny day in Seattle and I was on a work break,” this love story begins. “My boyfriend at the time met me for lunch and happened to bring the mail. Among the letters was a small brown envelope. I remember the lovely details of the brown paper wrapping, the paper twine and […]

Celebrating an Artist- Tammy Welshon

If you have wandered by Two Hands Paperie or come in for a visit during the holiday season you probably noticed the very colorful and enchanting window display. If not, there is a ship sailing in the air to a castle floating on a cloud, and a sleeping yellow moon all surrounded by shimmering paper […]

Artist Spotlight: Cynthia Morris

Writer, teacher, coach, guide, and artist- these are just a few words to describe Cynthia Morris, a woman dedicated to being an “ally in all things creative: book writing, art making and business building.” Cynthia has been an inspiration to us at Two Hands Paperie (see the beautiful map she created for the Newspaperie and […]

An Interview with Courtney Cerruti: Maker Extraordinaire

It takes only one glance through Courtney Cerruti’s Instagram to reveal that she is a wildly creative person. She knows how to see treasures in things found and create art out of nearly anything including matchboxes, rescued books and wooden spoons. She has curated a variety of shows including Strike Away, a show of nearly 450 altered […]

Jennifer Ghormley Installation: Behind the Scenes

At Two Hands Paperie, we are always excited about ways we can collaborate with artists and creative people.We recently collaborated with Denver Printmaker Jennifer Ghormley and got a sweet window out of the deal! Jennifer’s window installation is striking to look at, but it is even more lovely when you know the painstaking lengths she […]

Jennifer Ghormley – Paper, Color, & Light Community Art Event

Hosting artists at Two Hands Paperie is one of our favorite ways to bring you new ideas and expose some of the remarkable talent from within our community. Jennifer Ghormley is one of those artists. Though she has an MFA in printmaking, her interests and art creations vary from textile installations, introspective self-referential images, to lighthearted, […]

Spring 2015 Newspaperie

We’re pretty much going to the let the Newspaperie speak for itself here. Find articles, art histories, interviews, and of course, class and event details inside these lovely pages. Don’t forget, you can always pick up the current Newspaperie at our shop 803 Pearl Street, Boulder, Colorado OR email us if you’d like a mailed […]