Cindy Ferrari

Address347 Saw Mill Road
Postal Code15601
Phone Number724-837-5501

First interest in hand papermaking process: 2004

First piece of handmade paper: 2004

First handmade paper artwork: 2006

Beginning of active practice: 2004


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Cindy's Work in Hand Papermaking:

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

Cindy's Introduction to Hand Papermaking:

  1. Classroom instruction

Influences on Cindy's Work in Hand Papermaking:

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Publications eventually important to Cindy:

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Raw materials used by Cindy in Hand Papermaking:

Used Sometimes
Used Rarely

Chemicals used by Cindy for cooking fibers in Hand Papermaking:

Used Sometimes
Used Rarely

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

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

Style of sheet forming used by Cindy in Hand Papermaking:

Years teaching hand papermaking: 4 years

Teaching formats used by Cindy:

Used Routinely
  1. classes
  2. demonstrations
Used Rarely

Cindy's Income Contribution from Hand Papermaking:

  1. a little


teach hand papermaking as part of the Book Arts class - roughly 3-4 weeks of the semester is devoted to papermaking.