Don Widmer

Address1525 S. Michigan Ave. #301
CityChicago
State/ProvinceIL
Postal Code60605
CountryUSA
Phone Number312-697-9202
E-mail Addressdwidmer@lionofbali.com
Websitelionofbali.com

First interest in hand papermaking process: 2009

First piece of handmade paper: 2009

First handmade paper artwork: 2009

Beginning of active practice: 2009

Don's Work in Hand Papermaking:

  1. Artist who uses handmade paper for book arts

Don's Introduction to Hand Papermaking:

  1. Classroom instruction

Influences on Don's Work in Hand Papermaking:

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Publications eventually important to Don:

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Raw materials used by Don in Hand Papermaking:

Chemicals used by Don for cooking fibers in Hand Papermaking:

Used Sometimes
Used Rarely

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

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

Style of sheet forming used by Don in Hand Papermaking:

Used Routinely
Used Sometimes
Used Rarely

Years teaching hand papermaking: null

Teaching formats used by Don:

Used Routinely
Used Sometimes
Used Rarely

Don's Income Contribution from Hand Papermaking:

  1. some

Narrative:

I have worked as an artist in residence at the Morgan Conservatory where I have worked with Tom Balbo and Mason Milani. I am in the process of setting up my own studio space in Skokie, Illinois.

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