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Hand-Spun Paper by Saaraliisa Ylitalo

Layers-of-Memory

Through November 4, you can stop by Fiberworks Gallery (just down the hall from The Art League Gallery in the Torpedo Factory) to see an exhibit of new work by Saaraliisa Ylitalo.

Saaraliisa teaches four-week papermaking classes at The Art League, including Japanese Papermaking & Beyond and Spinning Thread from Paper, both coming up in the Winter term. The works in this exhibit are each made up of two layers of hand-spun, hand-dyed Japanese mulberry paper felted together. If you’re interested in making art with paper, check out Saaraliisa’s work and her classes — no experience necessary!

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