Ababi's Paperclay Pages
Ababi shares his experiences using paperclay. Updated January
& Articles on Paperclay
Brought to you by Graham Hay. Included numerous links to useful
articles on paperclay by various potters.
Paperclay - experiences and info.
Australian ceramic artist Graham Hay has a wealth of information
on his favorite medium -- paperclay -- available on his web site,
alongside a number of inspirational images of paperclay sculptures
he has made.
How to make
Paperclay is a wonderful material for making ceramic sculptures.
It has improved qualities over normal clay. When fired the paper
burns away, leaving a lightweight but strong ceramic structure behind.
Raku sculpture making use of the properites of paperclay.
mix WHAT with Clay?
Introduction to Paperclay by Brian Gartside, Potter in New Zealand.
Includes helpful explanatory images.
More on Paperclay
Graham Hay explains to us the technique and the virtues of paperclay
-- clay which has had paper fibre mixed into it.
An introduction to paperclay.
Sculpture with Ian Gregory
Paper Clay and Steel
British sculptor Ian Gregory explains his use of paperclay at a
An article by Linda Mau on her work combining clay, paper and steel
See why and how the paper clays, P'Slip and P'Clay (R) can be superior
to even the most deluxe of conventional ceramic clay for most modeling
and forming projects. Suitable for firing in kilns to a lighter
weight ceramic glazed permanence just like normal clays .
Paper Fibre as a Substitute in Ceramic Clays
Technical paper by Leena Juvonen, Helsinki, Finland, presented and
published at the 8th CIMTEC World Ceramics Congress, Finenze, Italy