New Works On New Paper by Kim Roberts

A few months ago while I was in Nepal, I discovered an incredible paper source and lugged home an entire ream of exquisite handmade rice paper. Here is one of the first attempts at using it for monotype.

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Artist Date by Kim Roberts

One of my favorite things in life is going to experience an exhibit by a great artist. One of my other favorite things is to eat my lunch in the park. Add them together and you have a day made in heaven. Denver Botanical Gardens currently has a lovely show of Alexander Calder sculptures hidden around the spring blossoms and peaceful ponds. Go get yourself a sandwich and take a stroll.

Experiments With Handmade Nepali Paper by Kim Roberts

Yesterday I found a great resource for handmade Nepali paper in Boudhanath. I've been experimenting with various mediums--watercolor, India ink, wax and pure pigment powder that I picked up last week in Varanasi. Oh and a cute little cat stamp I found at the stupa!