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[BKARTS] Watermark class in Italy



Museum of Paper and Watermark, Fabriano, Italy
Papermaking and Watermark Workshop and Tour
Monday June 20-Sunday June 26, 2005
 
The town of Fabriano, Italy is the destination of a unique one-week hands-on
workshop led by papermaker Lynn Sures and the American Museum of
Papermaking¹s Teri Williams.  Begin each day on site in the antique
papermill learning from Fabriano master papermakers Roberto Rapanotti and
Luigi Mecella, using their watermarked molds and deckles.

Spend afternoons on excursions arranged by the Fabriano museum, to
remarkable local places of interest?from picturesque medieval towns to
natural wonders in the province of Ancona.

For information on the Fabriano museum, read Sures's article "Living Museums
of Papermaking in Italy, Part 2" in the Winter, 2002 issue of the journal
Hand Papermaking, and visit the Fabriano website www.museodellacarta.com

This trip will take place during the week of the Palio/ medieval festival in
Fabriano.
 
For more information, contact Teri Williams at 404-894-6663 or
teri.williams@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

--Lynn
 

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