Nick Pearson

Address46 Scotts Road
CityWare
State/ProvinceHerts
Postal CodeSG12 9JQ
CountryUK
Phone Number+44 1920 466069
E-mail Addressnickalipearson@ntlworld.com
Websitewww.pearsonsfinepapers.co.uk

First interest in hand papermaking process: 2002

First piece of handmade paper: 1991

First handmade paper artwork: 0

Beginning of active practice: 2002

Nick's Work in Hand Papermaking:

  1. Recreational papermaker (for personal development, non-exhibiting)
  2. Researcher making handmade paper

Nick's Introduction to Hand Papermaking:

  1. Other : Via the paper industry

Influences on Nick's Work in Hand Papermaking:

Primary
  1. In-house research (personal experimentation)
  2. Other print materials (magazines, newsletters, catalogs)
  3. Other : Working in the modern paper industry and a desire to re-create antiquity

Publications initially important to Nick:

  1. Papermaking: : Dard Hunter

Publications eventually important to Nick:

Countries where Nick's studied:

Raw materials used by Nick in Hand Papermaking:

Used Sometimes

Chemicals used by Nick for cooking fibers in Hand Papermaking:

Used Routinely
Used Rarely

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

Used Routinely
  1. Hollander beater
Used Sometimes
Used Rarely

Style of sheet forming used by Nick in Hand Papermaking:

Used Routinely
Used Sometimes
Used Rarely

Years teaching hand papermaking: null

Teaching formats used by Nick:

Used Routinely
Used Sometimes
Used Rarely

Nick's Income Contribution from Hand Papermaking:

  1. none

Narrative:

Specific interest in watermarking

Questions:

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