Mandy Brannan


Thursday, March 8, 2018

Victoria & Albert Museum

Really pleased to be part of this project.

It will be available in October...

Saturday, February 10, 2018

Bananas continued...


Here are the sheets that resulted from my experiments withe the banana skins...
.......and of course!!!! I couldn't help my self....had to add text, hydrangeas and pine needles!

I am going to use these images for the next edition of Pressed.

Wednesday, February 7, 2018's bananas

Yep....had these drying in the kitchen for about 18 months.....time to get some papers made with them (thankfully they do not any obnoxious odours while drying!)

January papers

A good start to the year....Hydrangeas... dried, processed and embedded

Tuesday, January 2, 2018

New workshop at the Essex Print Studio

The Essex Print Studio is pleased to welcome back Book Artist/Papermaker 
to host a new fascinating workshop.

'Exploring small experimental, alternative book stuctures'

This workshop will cover ways to attach, combine, cut and or fold your prints, practice prints and or print scraps into structures that can be transformative and inspire new possibilities for your your work...

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Last workshop this year....

  photo snipets of the students work

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

New workshop planned.....

Experimentation: Japanese style of hand paper making

This workshop at the Essex Print Studio will be a day of experimentation 
and collaboration. Without any previous paper making skills you will be 
able to create sheets that can be used for collages, printmaking and 
book or card projects.

Materials you will be using: Kozo, cotton, sisal, found papers.