Thursday, February 2, 2017

There's Nothing Like Well-Marbled Paper

Blogger's Note: The following was provided by Pottsgrove Manor.

Historic Pottsgrove Manor will host a paper marbling workshop, giving visitors a hands-on experience learning the art of paper marbling on Sunday, Feb. 11 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

In this class, taught by Ramon Townsend of the Colonial Bindery, students will learn the art of paper marbling by designing colors on a base fluid and transferring the design to paper. 

Students will have the time to create 20-25 sheets of marbled paper.

Ages 14 and older are welcomed. There is a materials fee of $65 per person. 

Participants should bring a bag lunch. Class size is limited to 10 participants on a first-come first-serve basis. 

Pre-registration and payment are required. Pre-register by calling 610-326-4014.

Regular museum hours are Tuesday to Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. 

Tours are given on the hour. The last tour of the day begins at 3 p.m. The site is closed Mondays and major holidays. 

Groups of 10 or more should pre-register by calling 610-326-4014.

Pottsgrove Manor is located at 100 West King St.r the intersection of King Street and Route 100, just off Route 422.

For more information, please 610-326-4014, or visit the website at

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