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Faux Fancy Papers Wednesday, August 1, 6:30 PM  
Caitlin Dundon $75  
This workshop is 3 hours.

Student Level: All levels
Type of Workshop: Process
Prerequisite: None
Workshop Category: Acrylic Painting, Paper

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Easy and fun! Make gorgeous papers to use as wrapping paper or in collage and bookmaking. Learn how to create fancy paper from simple white butcher paper that will look like expensive handmade fancy rice paper or alligator skin paper using simple techniques like painting, sponging, rolling, layering, crumpling and paint transferring.

Students will create papers they can take and use for other projects.

Kit/Materials Fee (payable to instructor at class time):

  • $10.00

Instructor Provided (for use in-class, and to share):

  • butcher paper
  • use of additional paints
  • white gesso
  • black gesso
  • brayers and sponges to borrow

Student should bring:

  • water container
  • paper towels
  • couple of 1 inch brushes or foam brushes
  • assorted acrylic paints (fluid, craft or heavy body)
  • brayer if you have one


  • metallic paints or additives
  • gloves, if needed
  • sponges
  • spray bottle

Some workshops may require that you bring supplies or tools that you may not presently possess. If you'd like to place an advance order for jewelry supplies & tools for pick-up at the on-site store when you arrive at AU, contact:

SJ Jewelry Supply LLC

Please note that SJ Jewelry Supply has an extensive selection of products but not all of them may appear on their website. If in doubt about the availability of any product, a simple phone call will get you the information that you desire.

Email your order to: info@sjjewelrysupply.com
call: 602-956-0189

Questions: handwrittenlife@gmail.com
Website: www.handwrittenlife.com