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Practical origami: Or, making books with naught but paper

In August of last year, I took a continuing education workshop at Simmons College titled “Practical Origami.” Taught by the amazing and delightful Bill Hanscom (if you ever have the chance to work with him, do it!), the workshop focused on basic book, box, and envelope structures that can be made solely out of paper—that […]

Methods of printing

In July, I attended a continuing education workshop at Simmons College called Print Methods for the Collector and Conservator. Taught by Sarah Smith of Montserrat College of Art and Olfactory Press, this workshop covered some of the most common print methods, attempting to teach attendees how to identify prints in our collections. We even had […]