Marbled Papers Galore!

A coptic-style journal handmade by me using marbled paper

I’ve gone off on a tangent from bookbinding into making marbled paper, popular in the mid to late 19th century as endpapers in leatherbound books.

The Wave – by Ruth Bleakley

Marbled paper is created by floating diluted watercolor paints onto a marbling “size” – water thickened with […]

Teaching Suminagashi at Clark University

Yesterday I had the pleasure of visiting the Book Arts class at my alma mater, Clark University where I was a guest artist and taught the class Suminagashi marbling. The class went really well – twelve participants marbled over a hundred sheets of paper!

Me demonstrating for the class

Check out the gallery to see some lovely […]