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This is a course inspired by the papers with nice patterns from Cambridge imprint. In this course, Mihiro Burman will show how to make 4 different kind of paper objects and you can use four different patterns from the paper collection.

One of the objects will be an "Orihon", a book with Japanese traditional accordion construction. The second one is origami pop up book, the third one is a card case with a special folding construction created by the well known American bookbinder, Hedi Kyle. And the last one will be a box by origami technique. All the techniques are useful and functional. The course is suitable for both of beginners and advanced. his course will be given principally in Swedish.

Place : Manos
Date : 7/11 
Time : 17.30-20.30
Fee : 600kr ( inkl. moms, material and fika)

For application and more information please contact mihiro@burmanform.se

 

Fotograf: Mihiro Burman


Photography: Anna Kern

Each one of Marie Eklund's stunning (and functional) spoons is a personality, unique and with it's own story. The woods she uses vary: at manos we have spoons made (for instance) from apple tree from Julita, chestnut from Swedenborgsgatan in Stockholm, rowan tree from Marie's own forest in Närke, birchwood from Sätergläntan in Dalarna and sallow tree from Kvarngatan in Stockholm...

Care advice
Treat the spoons once in a while with a drop of linseed oil, polish with for instance greaseproof paper for a shiny surface. Do not wash in the dishwasher.


This is how Marie describes her working process:
"Find wood with a shape that I like. The search for wood happens through for instance arborists, private gardens, woods and parks. Split the wood, use the axe to shape it into a coarse shape, carve carefully in the fiber direction (this make the spoons strong despite their thinness and narrow handle). The spoons dry slowly for a few days to gain a finer surface before clean carving, after which it is time for yet another surface treatment where I burn and treat the spoons with linseed oil several times. This makes them even stronger. The whole process takes roughly three weeks from wood to hardening.

SoFo night at manos on Wednesday 31st May. We're open until 8 pm, welcome to swing by for a soft drink and nice discounts in the shop!



Photography: Anna Kern

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Mini Empire is a Swedish brand and design studio based in Stockholm. Mini Empire make their wooden products from an environmentally friendly production where all the waste are being used. The ink used is water based and solvent free. 

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