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An Interview With Artist Helen Hiebert

  In college I stumbled upon the Book Arts and my trajectory was changed forever. After discovering the world of letterpress printing and book binding, I took a hand papermaking class and fell in love. The author of our textbook, The Papermaker’s Companion, was a paper artist named Helen Hiebert. Under her informative instructions, I […]

Spotlight Friday- Annie Reiser

Spring is in the air and we at Two Hands Paperie couldn’t be happier. One of the many ways we are celebrating the arrival of spring is with a  FREE Botanic Art event with the talented artist Annie Reiser on Friday, April 10th from 2:00-5:00 pm at Two Hands Paperie. Annie is a certified Zentangle® instructor […]

Spotlight Friday – Kristen Law Lewis

Two Hands Paperie has recently made a very happy addition to our staff; Kristen Law Lewis of Papercuts Press. Kristen has been a friend and instructor of bookbinding at the shop for many years. However, after an interview with her, we found her interests and talents reach far beyond bookbinding and expand into other artistic […]

Visiting Artist – Jill Powers

Two Hands Paperie is excited to host another season of Visiting Artists, a series which connects local artists with other creative types from our community. Environmental artist Jill Powers will join us on Friday, January 24th between 2:00 and 5:00 pm for this FREE event where you can ask questions and get to know this amazing artist  from […]

The Art of Pajaki Making by Fran Meneley

Pajaki is a traditional Polish paper chandelier made from straw and pieces of paper scraps. Our guest blogger, Fran Meneley, attended a Pajaki making class with Two Hands Paperie owner, Mia Semingson. Fran writes about her experience making these beautiful chandeliers and how it has inspired her to continue being creative. “As we begin the slide […]

Small Wonders: Visiting Artist John B. McRae

Two Hands Paperie is excited to host two events this September with visiting artist John B. McRae. John imagines himself as an eighteenth century toy maker with a little shop in France, crafting paper toys and constructing small wonders that turn, move, nod, bobble, or change magically into something else. He loves to scour flea […]

Journal JuJu – Fill a journal in two hours

There is still room in the Journal JuJu class for this Saturday March, 16th from 1:00-5:00pm. If you are on the fence, just watch and be inspired as creativity coach and JuJu instructor Cynthia Morris fills a journal in two hours!  Click here to view the Journal JuJu video

Have Journal, Will Travel

Be a traveler After attending our upcoming travel journal lecture “Have Journal, Will Travel,” I’m guessing you’ll be itching to hit the road with your watercolors and a blank page. Thursday, February 28th, visual journaling artist and instructor Fran Meneley is opening up her travel bag of secrets to encourage artistic, creative, and fun documentation […]

Spring schedule

Our spring class and event schedule are now online and available for registration! We’re bringing back some of your favorites, but have added a plethora of new classes as well! Call the shop or stop in to register, and look for a printed schedule to appear in Two Hands’ first edition of our Newpaperie, coming in […]