Class Overview

Basic Japanese Papermaking | Seattle Central College - Continuing Education
Original art by the instructor, Taiko Suzuki

Learn the art of Japanese and Western papermaking!

You'll create your own sheet of paper using pulp preparation, sheet forming, pressing and drying techniques.

We'll also explore laminating, embedding and collage.


Learning Outcomes

  • Learn how to make traditional Japanese handmade paper

Who Should Take this Class?

  • Anyone interested in learning how to make handmade paper
  • Artists seeking to expand their creative expression
  • Those intrigued by the idea of collage, textural artwork or creating unique handmade pieces of art

Student Testimonials

[I loved] everything, because that kind of technique was new for me! I was fascinated. --  Miriam Bores Moreno

Session Details