Paper Crafting: Skills and Technique

with Robert Mahar

Paper Crafting: Skills and Technique
FreePreview: Signage & Streamers Garland
FreePreview: Signage & Streamers Garland
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dive in to the art of paper craft.

From making your own paper to marbling and stamping to sculpting hand-crafted objects, paper crafting is an incredible way to express yourself. Join Robert Mahar to explore everything this simple, sophisticated art form has to offer.

You’ll embrace your inner recycler as you learn to create paper pulp and form it into sheets of handmade paper. You’ll also explore the Japanese art of suminagashi and use this centuries-old technique to create gorgeous, marbled paper. You’ll learn basic stamping and patterning techniques that add extra flair to any project. You’ll dive into creating three-dimensional paper crafts as well, from hand-crafted flowers to papier-mache projects to other decorative and functional objects.

Whether you’re looking to create handmade gifts to share with friends or to add new paper craft goods to your Etsy store, you’ll leave this course equipped and inspired to create dozens of new projects.

Instructor

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Robert Mahar

Robert Mahar is an arts and crafts professional who teaches imaginative do-it-yourself projects through high-quality video tutorials on CreativeLive, YouTube and in-person workshops. He is the host of his own YouTube channel Crafted and one of the reoccurring marquee talent… more...
  • bonus material with purchase

      Robert Mahar - Paper Flower Directions.pdf
      Robert Mahar - Paper Garland Directions.pdf
      Robert Mahar - Paper Marbling Directions.pdf
  • bonus material with enrollment

      Robert Mahar - Course Supplies List.pdf
      Robert Mahar - Syllabus.pdf
      Robert Mahar - Letters Sample.PDF
  • Day 1 (13 Videos)

    • Segment 1 - 11 Pre-Show
      09:31
      Segment 1 - 11 Pre-Show
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    • Segment 1 - How to Make Your Own Paper - Part 1
      23:23
      Segment 1 - How to Make Your Own Paper - Part 1
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    • Segment 2 - How to Make Your Own Paper - Part 2
      34:32
      Segment 2 - How to Make Your Own Paper - Part 2
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    • Segment 3 - Using Paper Additives
      23:56
      Segment 3 - Using Paper Additives
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    • Segment 4 - Invitations and Luminaries
      20:35
      Segment 4 - Invitations and Luminaries
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    • FreePreview: Signage & Streamers Garland
      28:49
      FreePreview: Signage & Streamers Garland
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    • Segment 6 - Creating Your Own Rubber Stamp
      17:12
      Segment 6 - Creating Your Own Rubber Stamp
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    • Segment 7 - Stamp Carving Techniques & Design
      33:24
      Segment 7 - Stamp Carving Techniques & Design
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    • Segment 8 - Making Roller Stamps
      27:01
      Segment 8 - Making Roller Stamps
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    • Segment 9 - Paper Marbling - Part 1
      25:43
      Segment 9 - Paper Marbling - Part 1
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    • Segment 10 -  Paper Marbling - Part 2
      26:27
      Segment 10 - Paper Marbling - Part 2
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    • Segment 11 - Marbling Stationary Set
      16:25
      Segment 11 - Marbling Stationary Set
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    • Segment 1 - 11 Wrap-Up
      04:30
      Segment 1 - 11 Wrap-Up
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  • Day 2 (14 Videos)

    • Segment 12 - 22 Pre-Show
      10:09
      Segment 12 - 22 Pre-Show
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    • Segment 12 - Making Paper Flora
      24:39
      Segment 12 - Making Paper Flora
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    • Segment 13 - Giant & Miniature Paper Flora
      29:26
      Segment 13 - Giant & Miniature Paper Flora
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    • Segment 14 - Crate Paper Flower Varieties
      32:06
      Segment 14 - Crate Paper Flower Varieties
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    • Segment 15 - Paper Boutonnieres & Centerpieces
      23:42
      Segment 15 - Paper Boutonnieres & Centerpieces
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    • Segment 16 - Photo Backdrops & Lanterns
      26:15
      Segment 16 - Photo Backdrops & Lanterns
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    • Segment 17 - Paper Mache Fruit: Pulp Method
      21:18
      Segment 17 - Paper Mache Fruit: Pulp Method
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    • Segment 18 - Paper Mache: Creating & Waxing Leaves
      24:09
      Segment 18 - Paper Mache: Creating & Waxing Leaves
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    • Segment 19 - Paper Mache Fruit: Finishing
      15:22
      Segment 19 - Paper Mache Fruit: Finishing
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    • Thanks + Credits
      03:00
      Thanks + Credits
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    • Segment 20 - Paper Mache: Pendent Light Base - Part 1
      26:24
      Segment 20 - Paper Mache: Pendent Light Base - Part 1
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    • Segment 21 - Paper Mache: Pendent Light Base - Part 2
      21:29
      Segment 21 - Paper Mache: Pendent Light Base - Part 2
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    • Segment 22 - Finishing Touches: Decoupage & Cord Kit
      26:16
      Segment 22 - Finishing Touches: Decoupage & Cord Kit
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    • Segment 12 - 22 Wrap-Up
      03:52
      Segment 12 - 22 Wrap-Up
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