art class

Learn the art of paper marbling

Learn the art of paper marbling

Duration:3.5 hours total
Includes:Food and Equipment
Languages:Offered in English
Availability for this experience is extremely rare.

About your host

I am one of the last professional paper marblers left in the UK and am on a mission to breathe new life into this critically endangered craft. I use fresh, contemporary colours & techniques in my marbling and know the tricks to get the brightest, deepest tones. I started Marmor Paperie with an aim to make marbling accessible to more people and was awarded the Cockpit Arts/Arts Society Award in…
Lucy
Lucy
Lucy
Lucy

What we’ll do

In this fast-paced half-day workshop, you'll be guided through a full introduction to the endangered craft of marbling by professional marbler Lucy McGrath. We start with a brief background of marbling's history and uses, illustrated with genuine vintage marbled books, then moving onto the practical stuff with a demo on how to mix mordant and prepare paper. Then it's straight onto marbling, with…

What else you should know

You don't need to have any experience or ability with art or painting to enjoy marbling - it's a completely unique experience that is more about letting the water make patterns - it's very addictive!

What I’ll provide

Snacks
Hot drinks and snacks Tea, coffee, juice and a selection of bisuits will be provided
Equipment
Marbling tools & aprons

What to bring

Old clothes & shoes
Lucy
art class
₹5,449 per person
₹5,449 per person