Robbin Ami Silverberg

Address50-52 Dobbin St.
CityBrooklyn
State/ProvinceNY
Postal Code11222
CountryUSA
Phone Number7188640083
E-mail Addressrobbin@robbinamisilverberg.com
Websitewww.robbinamisilverberg.com

First interest in hand papermaking process: 1980

First piece of handmade paper: 1980

First handmade paper artwork: 1981

Beginning of active practice: 1982

Robbin Ami's Work in Hand Papermaking:

  1. Artist who uses handmade paper for book arts
  2. Artist who uses papermaking for three-dimensional work
  3. Artist who uses papermaking for two-dimensional work
  4. Educator who teaches hand papermaking (any facet)

Robbin Ami's Introduction to Hand Papermaking:

  1. Books

Influences on Robbin Ami's Work in Hand Papermaking:

Publications initially important to Robbin Ami:

Publications eventually important to Robbin Ami:

Countries where Robbin Ami's studied:

  1. Austria : Werkstatt für Buchgestaltung, Vienna, Austria
    1. visit to mill or artist studio
    2. other : apprenticeship in book binding studio

Raw materials used by Robbin Ami in Hand Papermaking:

Chemicals used by Robbin Ami for cooking fibers in Hand Papermaking:

Used Routinely
Used Rarely

Tools and methods used by Robbin Ami for beating in Hand Papermaking:

Used Routinely
  1. Hollander beater
Used Sometimes
Used Rarely
  1. hand beating

Style of sheet forming used by Robbin Ami in Hand Papermaking:

Used Sometimes
  1. Nepalese style (pouring)

Years teaching hand papermaking: 1985 to present

Teaching formats used by Robbin Ami:

Used Sometimes
  1. apprenticeships
  2. workshops
Used Rarely
  1. writing

Robbin Ami's Income Contribution from Hand Papermaking:

  1. a lot

Narrative:

null

Questions:

null