Post by cityofmarfa on Jul 25, 2018 8:57:17 GMT -6
Learn how to turn recycled paper into a building material or art medium at this free workshop hosted by the City of Marfa Recycling & Receiving Department
Papercrete Building Workshop Free and open to the public Saturday, July 28 -- 9a til noon Marfa Receiving + Recycling (at the end of Golf Course Road)
The City of Marfa invites everyone to explore the possibilities of using recycled paper as a building material or sculpting medium. During this demonstration we will walk through the steps of making papercrete using very simple methods that anyone can employ.
Jenny Schooler from Terlingua will come with her mixer, buckets, hand tools and block form...and some finished blocks and art.
We will have latex gloves and shredded paper ready to go!
Come try it. Tell your friends. Bring a sun hat. And don't forget sunscreen. Kids under 13 should come with an adult. For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org or call Peggy O'Brien 860-671-9033.