Papel Texano: Handmade paper arts collaborative and non-profit workshop studio in Austin, Texas

for past events, see below

lamp with Papel Texano logo under
the seal of the Republic or Texas.
Rustic aged wood

April 2017

preannouncing A 2 Z book

date and location to be determined for April 2017 in Austin


make a real book
completely from scratch
make your paper,
make your ink,
cast, set type,
print (using a real top press),
bind your book.

in just 5 days!

Email us to keep updated! Yes, tell me more!

#papeltexano PapelTexano on Facebook

Past events

November 2016

Saturday, November 12

Free! come see, make paper!

11:00 am - 4:30 pm
Open Studio

around the corner from 1400 Ruth Ave, Austin 78757


Google maps link

April 14
Open House

Thank you Bibek, couldn't have made it without your help!

May 7 and 8th, Makerfaire Austin
tickets for MakerFaire Austin are $12-$20
Palmer Events Center
Google maps link

May 12 Open House
2:00-5:30 pm
6702 Woodrow Ave., corner of Ruth Ave, Austin 78757
(note: NOT a mailing address! currently we operate in a garage, so...)
Google maps link
Notice that the open house ends half an hour before the start of the monthly meeting of Capital City Scribes at 6 pm, right across the street. Highly recommended!

May 14-15
and May 21-22 West Austin Studio Tour, stop #46

6702 Woodrow Ave., corner of Ruth Ave, Austin 78757 (note: NOT a mailing address!)
Google maps link

September 12-16 Nature, Diversity and the Art Paper - 30 years IAPMA
International Association of Hand Papermakers and Paper Artists
Brasilia, Brazil
seems a bit unlikely - but then, maybe? As its name indicates, IAPMA is the top organization worlwide dedicated to hand papermaking

October 20-23 Earth Paper Sky
Friends of Dard Hunter 2016 Annual Meeting
Santa Fe, New Mexico


Yama Ploskonka is organizing Papel Texano. He can be reached at this email