Beck Whitehead, the director of the Picante Press & Paper Studio @ the Southwest School of Arts & Crafts in San Antonio, will arrive Monday April 18th and leave on Friday April 22. Beck has taught papermaking, pulp painting, and bookarts workshops at number of prestigious venues such as PBI, Penland, and John C Campbell. She is also a founding member and on the Board of Directors for Papermaking Magazine.
Wandering book artists Donna and Peter Thomas will stop by with their mobile Book Caravan on Wed, April 20th. Both groups share wide acclaim for their work. Peter and Donna Thomas live on the mid-coast in California. Their collaborative books are widely collected by museums and libraries. They have been awarded a number of travel grants and have published articles and books concerning contemporary papermaking in the Philippines and other emerging countries. They will be here working on April 20.