Archive for the ‘Events’ Category

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! […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

Beyond Words at the Foothills Art Center

Two Hands Paperie is proud to announce a collaboration with the Foothills Art Center in downtown Golden. For nearly 50 years, the FAC has supported the arts in Colorado. The Center is a non-profit organization and currently holds exhibitions (such as last year’s Toulouse Lautrec exhibit) and promotes art education through their classes and events. […]

Spotlight Friday – El Dia de los Muertos

Have you ever seen the sugar skulls or decorated gravestones and wondered what the celebrating was all about? El Dia de los Muertos! The Day of the Dead (or El Dia de los Muertos) is a Mexican holiday that takes place every November 1st and 2nd to honor and celebrate friends and family that have passed […]

Call for Entries

Two Hands Paperie is excited to announce our fall 2014 Call for Entries: Ofrenda. Create a boxed Ofrenda (Spanish for ‘offering’) and submit it to Two Hands Paperie between October 1-25. Ofrendas are a colorful part of the Mexican celebration Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead). These personalized, sacred altars can incorporate photos, […]

Spotlight Friday – Affirmations in Metal

Visiting Artist – Shannon Sunderland Friday, September 5th, 2-4pm Free event! Shannon Sunderland loves to say things in metal! She’s a passionate artist who is drawn to the “old soul” in things that are rough-hewn and worn, and she delights in teaching others about metalsmithing. Shannon believes strongly in the power of affirmations, especially when […]

Etsy Craft Party 2014

Two Hands Paperie was thrilled to host an Etsy Craft Party in Boulder this past week. Every year, Etsy invites people to host a themed craft party in their city to celebrate makers worldwide. Last year, our friends at Whimseybox threw a  spectacular party, so we knew we had big shoes to fill! We kicked off the […]

Spring Cherry Blossom Window

On Thursday, April 3rd staff, patrons, and friends of Two Hands Paperie gathered together to create a new spring display for the Pearl Street facing window. Participants folded and cut each and every flower. Then, flowers were dipped, dyed, or hand painted with several beautiful colors, all donated by Peerless Watercolors (which is one of […]