Vintage photo of group of males installing wallpaper

Before “wallpaper” mostly meant digital backgrounds for your phones and computer screens, there was a time when wallpaper was (imagine this!) actual paper …. put on actual walls.

Whoa! We’ll let that sink in for awhile.

Still skeptical? Need proof?

Look at this undated archive photo, featuring students in one of our Moraine Park building trades classes showing off their oh-so-impressive wallpapering techniques! Go get ’em, guys!

Do you have memories of either beautiful or amazingly gaudy wallpaper in your home growing up? Share them in the comments below.

And while we no longer offer wallpaper skills training here these days, there’s plenty of skills to learn at Moraine Park nonetheless! Click here to see all the career options available!

And if you’d like to see more archived photos from Moraine Park’s past, click here.

Andrew Pantzlaff
Written by Andrew Pantzlaff
Public Relations Specialist. Lover of pizza.