It’s a Demo Day at the Allan Macpherson House & Park in Napanee! On August 8th at 2pm join Wendy Cain for this hands-on demonstration of papermaking. This free workshop will introduce the participants to basic sheet forming with paper pulp and allow the participants to work with coloured paper pulps and prepared stencils to create a unique paper work, which they can take home.
Admission is free! Demo Days take place Tuesday and Thursdays in July and August under the event tent, in the gardens of the Macpherson House. For more information, call 613-354-3027.
About the Presenter:
Wendy Cain holds an Honours Degree in Fine Art from the University of Toronto and is an A.O.C.A. Honours (Associate of the Ontario College of Art, Toronto, Ontario). Since 1972, she has had eighteen solo exhibitions, with her work most recently being showcased at the Art Gallery of Northumberland in Cobourg, MVS Gallery in Brockville, and the John M. Parrott Gallery in Belleville. She has participated in over 280 group exhibitions, most as a Canadian printmaker and papermaker. Recently, her work has focused on the practices of hand papermaking, and she has established a paper studio in Newburgh.