Nicole Donnelly

Nicole Donnelly is a papermaker, visual artist, and independent curator from Philadelphia, PA. She is the founder of paperTHINKtank, a community accessible hand papermaking studio; a board member of The Soapbox: Community Print Shop & Zine Library; and the president of IAPMA, 2015-19 (International Association of Hand Papermakers and Paper Artists). While she holds an MFA in Painting, she studied hand papermaking with Timothy Barrett at the University of Iowa (2008-09) and fell in love with the process. Her artwork is focused on the environmentally sustainable possibilities and beauty of handmade paper, and her artwork has been exhibited nationally and internationally.