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PAPER TALK with Lauren Pearlman and Christopher Shore
May 26, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmFree
Join us for a lunch hour discussion about paper with Lauren Pearlman Sugita, owner of Paper Connection International in Providence, RI, and Christopher Shore, Staff Master Printer at CCP. The discussion will cover paper both in the Eastern and Western traditions and how they can be used by printmakers specifically and artists in general. Topics will include handmade versus machine made, fibers, colors, and what papers are best used for different techniques. The discussion will conclude with a Q&A between Lauren, Chris and the participants.
Please use the last question on the RSVP link to send us your questions or requests before the meeting.
Lauren Pearlman Sugita has been a paper researcher, provider and educator for close to 30 years. In 1995, she founded Paper Connection International, LLC, a Providence based importer and distributor of specialty art papers. Paper Connection has become an essential paper resource in North America- stocking mainly papers made from sustainable fibers.