The paper economuseum

Take a tour of our economuseum and meet our papermaker artists, from June to September. This tour consists of panels illustrating the various steps necessary to produce handmade paper as well as an explanatory video. The exhibition also presents several artworks on paper or on Saint-Gilles paper. > A guided tour will certainly enhance your museum experience.

Workshops and master classes

Starting in the Fall of 2021, artists, artisans and writers from the Charlevoix region offer workshops in literary creation, visual arts training and seminars on artistic exploration. To view the programmes offered and to enroll, > click here
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Papermaking Training

In collaboration with the Centre de services scolaires of Charlevoix and Emploi-Québec
training program, the Papeterie Saint-Gilles offers, from time to time, traiining in artisanal papermaking techiques in its worshop. In the Spring of 2022, we will train the next group. Subscribe to our newsletter to find out the next training dates. > newsletter

Temporary exhibitions 2021

13 mai au 20 juin, François Therrien, gravure et collagraphie
24 juin au 25 juillet, Michèle Pelletier, aquarelle et collages
29 juillet au 29 août, La Société littéraire de Charlevoix présente Carol-Anne Pedneault, illustrations
2 septembre au 11 octobre, Pierre Bouchard, techniques mixtes

Satellite programming at Saint-Joseph-de-la-Rive Church

Lafortune en papier, Documentary by Tanya Lapointe. Portrait of Claude Lafortune, creator of television programs « L’Évangile en papier » and « Parcelles de soleil », that nurtured several generations of young people in Quebec.
> July 30, 2021, at 7:30. Entry is free but reservation is mandatory

In collaboration with the Papeterie Saint-Gilles, Marie Tifo will do a reading of the text – La déraison d’amour. This one-woman show was inspired by the letters of Marie de l’Incarnation, the founder of the Ursulines nunnery.

> August 6, 2021, at 7:30. Ticket: $50. To reserve, dial   418 635-2430

Artists in residency

Twice yearly, by invitation or by tender, artists are invited to create artwork on Saint-Gilles paper. The artworks will be shown throughout the gallery. Subscribe to our infoletter to find out more about this. > newletter

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La Papeterie Saint-Gilles, Paper Economuseum, is a social economy company that manufactures handmade cotton-based paper.

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