Echizen washi comes to us from Fukui Prefecture, a very famous paper-making area in western Japan. It is a region that is most recognized for production of Japan’s notable paper currency. Echizen Washi is a special collection of paper with a sheen. Hikkake, the brocade-like patterns on surface of some of the Echizen papers are created…

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Courtesy of Michael Lin.  His wallpapers, inspired by traditional Taiwanese textile designs, are not simply plastered in the latest trendiest boutique hotel- they would actually be on the hotel. In this case, gloriously and boldly draping the Vancouver Art Gallery: It almost seems superimposed, I know, but these hand-painted panels are installations that can be seen…

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Nothing says I love you than a paper depiction of the human heart! Check out Sarah Yakawonis’ blog showcasing her work, with the human anatomy as the subject: Don’t forget Paper Connection’s WE LOVE YOU sale; 20% off on the papers below through Monday, February 14, 2011.  Please call 401-454-1436 for pricing.

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Check out our new papers with very happy patterns.  These our very own custom color schemes.  Hand-carved woodblocks were used to hand-print on tree-free bast fiber paper called LOKTA.  Each sheet is approximately 22×30 inches. Why not try them out today?  We think on your walls as wallpaper or wall-art would make you smile every…

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