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  1. August 12, 2012

    Cartonnage

    by Jackie Hall
    Cartonnage

    Cartonnage - Its origins, history & today's interpretation

  2. August 29, 2011

    1600 Pandas in Papier Mache

    by David Osborne
    1600 Pandas in Papier Mache

    A giant effort to save a giant. The Panda is the rarest bear on the planet and among the world's most threatened species.

  3. February 8, 2011

    Papier Mache And Paper Clay

    by Jackie Hall
    Papier Mache And Paper Clay

    What exactly is the difference between papier mache and paper clay? What is Carton Pierre?

  4. December 29, 2009

    Gemma Taccogna Collecting

    by David Winitt
    Gemma Taccogna Collecting

    David Winitt shares with us his lovely collection of Gemma Taccogna pieces.

  5. May 3, 2009

    Sermel Papier Mache

    by Kevin M Pawlak
    Sermel Papier Mache

    Sermel papel mache is colourful and very collectable. Kevin M Pawlak is sharing his interesting vintage collection with us.

  6. Papier Mache: A popular New Year's celebration in the middle of the world

    Papier mache plays a big part in New Year's Eve celebrations in Ecuador, and Jose Tobar has captured the festivities on camera to share with us.

  7. July 9, 2008

    Papier Mache Paste

    by David Osborne
    Papier Mache Paste

    What paste to use? Find out here...

  8. February 25, 2007

    Gemma Taccogna

    by Gemma Taccogna
    Gemma Taccogna

    Extracts of Gemma's unpublished book have been kindly sent to us by her close friend Jackie May.

  9. August 23, 2006

    Eggs - Their uses in papier mache sculpture

    by David Osborne
    Eggs - Their uses in papier mache sculpture

    A look at how eggs can be used to make creative papier mache items.

  10. July 5, 2005

    Waterproofing Papier Mache

    by Jackie Hall
    Waterproofing Papier Mache

    Now you have made your papier mache item, would you like to place it outside? Use my experiences with sealers and paints as a guide.

  11. May 13, 2005

    Papier Mache Narrowboat

    by Chris Shilling
    Papier Mache Narrowboat

    Chris Shilling has successfully completed his papier mache narrowboat. Here you can follow the project from start to finish. [Updated 25/05/06]

  12. February 5, 2004

    Recycling with Papier Mache - and Ernie!

    by Jackie Hall
    Recycling with Papier Mache - and Ernie!

    Make use of waste materials – they’re plentiful (and free!)

  13. May 28, 2003

    The Precariousness of Devotional Paper Arts

    by Raul Aguilar
    The Precariousness of Devotional Paper Arts

    An in-depth analysis of the thin line between what is art and what is craft, and how they are perceived in the art world.

  14. November 20, 2002

    Paper Mache Nipper Restoration

    by Joan Rolfs
    Paper Mache Nipper Restoration

    Old paper mache models of the most famous dog in the world (RCA Victor's HMV Nipper) are lovingly brought back to life.

  15. November 14, 2002

    Conservation and Restoration - Ask Alexandra!

    by Alexandra Greathead
    Conservation and Restoration - Ask Alexandra!

    Expert advice on the conservation and restoration of papier mache by a professional conservator.

  16. September 12, 2002

    Sergio Bustamante

    by Rodolfo Cardenas
    Sergio Bustamante

    A look at Sergio Bustamante, probably the most famous papier mache artist, and his incredible work.

  17. September 12, 2002

    Interesting Facts

    by Jackie Hall
    Interesting Facts

    Did you know...?

  18. September 12, 2002

    Vintage Papier Mache Toys

    by Jackie Hall
    Vintage Papier Mache Toys

    Everyone loves toys, and if you look carefully you may find some old papier mache ones.

  19. September 12, 2002

    Victorian Papier Mache

    by Jackie Hall
    Victorian Papier Mache

    The infamous and unmistakable Victorian use of papier mache.

  20. September 11, 2002

    History of Papier Mache

    by Jackie Hall
    History of Papier Mache

    The origins, the popularity and "oh" - those ingredients!

  21. September 7, 2002

    History of Papier Mache Dolls

    by Debbie Andrews
    History of Papier Mache Dolls

    Debbie Andrews, an avid doll collector and member of the Doll Club of Great Britain, shares her knowledge on the history of papier mache dolls.