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2013-2014 University Catalog 
2013-2014 University Catalog [Archived Catalogue]

GRPR 500 Papermaking Studio

College of Art, Media & Design CAMD College-wide

3 credits 90.0 hours
500 level graduate course

A studio course based on in-depth involvement with handmade paper as a creative medium within three major area of emphasis; fiber preparation and sheet production techniques, 3D investigations, and pulp painting techniques. Digital slide lectures and demonstrations on Western and Japanese pulp preparation, sheet formation, and pressing and drying techniques are presented. Students create paper and images using a variety of handmade pulps and fibers. Book structures unique to the handmade paper process and the creation of the unique papers specifically for prints and books are presented.

This course is not repeatable for credit.