Archive for the ‘Local Artists’ 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, […]

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 […]

First Ever Instagram Art Call

We love the creativity of our customers. This year, we decided to make the art call more accessible to Two Hands fans near and far using social media. We are proud to announce our first Instagram Call for Entry! The call is to show us your creative Visual Journal pages by simply following these easy […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Inspiration in Magazine Form

I love making lists of my favorites things. Perhaps it comes from a childhood filled with The Sound of Music or watching Oprah’s show through my high school years. But when the winter weather is gloomy and my attitude matches, I simply think of my favorite things and, to quote Julie Andrews, “Then I don’t […]

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. […]