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East Aurora, NY, 14052
United States


MUSEjar is a dynamic art studio and carefully curated art shop, built to foster creativity and inspiration in both artists and aspiring creatives. We offer a wide variety of workshops and private events for all ages.


JULY 20 • Handmade Paper For Beginners with WNYBAC

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JULY 20 • Handmade Paper For Beginners with WNYBAC


JULY 20 • 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Learn the art of paper making! We'll cover the basics of the craft from creating pulp to pulling sheets. Participants will create an assortment of handmade paper to use for crafting, stationery and more.

AGES: 16 years and up

MATERIALS: All supplies are included. Participants can bring small materials to use as inclusions in the paper: flower petals, confetti, etc.


Katy Sloan is a Printmaker and Educator based in Buffalo, NY. Sloan will graduate from the State University of New York at New Paltz in the Spring of 2019 with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Printmaking and a Bachelor of Science in Art Education. When Sloan was living in New Paltz, she spent her time caring for and maintaining SUNY New Paltz’s professional printmaking studio as a Skilled Technician. She recently completed her senior thesis exhibition, Afterimage, and participates in juried shows including; Art Student Exhibition Series, self: SELF, Translations: Learning Through Studio Practice, and Natural World. Katy was also president of the Art Education Student Association (AESA). As president, she chaired the Art Education Show Committee to curate Translations: Learning Through Studio Practice. Sloan now resides in her home town of Buffalo, NY, and is a Direct Care Intern at People Inc.’s The Arts Experience. Here she co-develops, instructs, and assists with art lessons for adults with disabilities.


Questions about the workshop or suitable materials can be directed towards, or by calling the Book Arts Center at 716-348-1430.

NOTE: All classes require a minimum number of students to run. Please sign up in advance to help avoid cancellation due to low registration. In the case of a cancellation you will be notified prior and receive a full refund. Please read our class policies.