allison roscoe

Address818 south king st.#1807
Postal Code96813
Phone Number808 436 8769

First interest in hand papermaking process: 2002

First piece of handmade paper: 2002

First handmade paper artwork: 2003

Beginning of active practice: 2003


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allison's Work in Hand Papermaking:

  1. Artist who uses handmade paper for book arts
  2. Educator who teaches hand papermaking (any facet)
  3. Recreational papermaker (for personal development, non-exhibiting)

allison's Introduction to Hand Papermaking:

  1. Classroom instruction

Influences on allison's Work in Hand Papermaking:

Publications initially important to allison:

  1. Fiber Arts : all
  2. American Craft : all
  3. Hand Papermaking : all issues
  4. IAPMA publications : all
  5. Dard Hunter : book about

Publications eventually important to allison:

  1. Best of Penland : null
  2. Papermakers Companion : Helen Heibert
  3. artists catalogs : null
  4. Lark Books : null
  5. Cover to Cover : null

Countries where allison's studied:

Raw materials used by allison in Hand Papermaking:

Chemicals used by allison for cooking fibers in Hand Papermaking:

Used Sometimes
Used Rarely

Tools and methods used by allison for beating in Hand Papermaking:

Used Routinely
  1. Hollander beater
Used Sometimes
Used Rarely

Style of sheet forming used by allison in Hand Papermaking:

Used Sometimes
Used Rarely

Years teaching hand papermaking: summer semester 2x

Teaching formats used by allison:

Used Routinely
  1. classes
  2. demonstrations
Used Sometimes
  1. one-on-one in studio
Used Rarely

allison's Income Contribution from Hand Papermaking:

  1. none


FDH meetings have been a GREAT influence PBI Sessions are intense and very valuable Apprenticeship is very valuable U of Southern Main has a terrific summer program. Rebecca Goodale Paperworks is a wonderful group in Tucson AZ…meetings,speakers,shows,and workshops. IAPMA puts on great conferences being around fellow papermakers is invaluable and so are workshops…the free exchange of info is key


ALoha,and thanks for your hard work.