Evening Talk on Tuesday 13 August: “Paper from Rags” about the Two Rivers Paper Mill, by Jim Patterson.
Following the success of the Countess Wear Paper Mill Exhibition, which is continuing at the Museum, we are very pleased to announce this special talk, “Paper from Rags” the story of how paper is still being made from rags at the Two Rivers Mill, a water-powered paper mill in Somerset, is the last in the country to produce high-quality art paper from rags. Jim Patterson, the owner of the mill is coming to the Museum to talk about the process of paper making (7.00pm for 7.30 pm). Tickets cost £6, including a glass of wine or soft drink, available at the Museum shop or online at www.topshammuseum.org.uk. Tickets are limited, so please book early if you are interested.
More information about the speaker can be found at: https://heritagecrafts.org.uk/winners-of-the-2019-heritage-crafts-awards/