Karin Graf

Postal CodeD 54470
Phone Number06531 6560
E-mail Addressgraf-karin@online.de

First interest in hand papermaking process: 1999

First piece of handmade paper: 1999

First handmade paper artwork: 2000

Beginning of active practice: 2000


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Karin's Work in Hand Papermaking:

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

Karin's Introduction to Hand Papermaking:

  1. Workshops

Influences on Karin's Work in Hand Papermaking:

Publications initially important to Karin:

  1. PAPIER : B. Thackerey
  2. Das Papierhandwerk : Verl. Haupt
  3. IAPMA : null
  4. Handpapermaking : null

Publications eventually important to Karin:

  1. Creating handmade Books : Alisa Golden
  2. Buchbinden : Sh. LaPlantz

Countries where Karin's studied:

Raw materials used by Karin in Hand Papermaking:

Chemicals used by Karin for cooking fibers in Hand Papermaking:

Used Sometimes
Used Rarely

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

Used Routinely
  1. Hollander beater
Used Sometimes
Used Rarely

Style of sheet forming used by Karin in Hand Papermaking:

Used Sometimes
Used Rarely

Years teaching hand papermaking: 2012, 2011, 2008, 2007

Teaching formats used by Karin:

Used Routinely
  1. demonstrations
  2. workshops
Used Sometimes
Used Rarely

Karin's Income Contribution from Hand Papermaking:

  1. none