Posts Tagged ‘artist’

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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Peerless Watercolor Papers- Helping Me Be an Artist

By Gerald Trainor I am one of those people who will usually deny it if someone calls me an artist. I am somewhat reformed at this point, and I am becoming more comfortable with the title- there is no denying that we are all artists in our own way. And for me that means accepting that the masses […]

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 […]