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How To “Waste” Paper

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAFor years I used an upside-down wicker porch stool as the wastepaper basket in my studio. It was an unhappy relationship from the beginning.  Read more

Crafting A Mission Statement


My father was a foreman in a paper mill. He spent his life transforming trees, straw, and cotton into product labels, cardboard boxes, and reams of crisp white paper. He oversaw quality at the mill, so for him, paper was either flawless, bright, and strong, or it was worthless. The items deemed worthless my father brought home with him from the mill for me to play with.  Read more