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The Papermaker's Companion: The Ultimate Guide to Making and Using Handmade Paper

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This essential reference covers absolutely everything you need to know about papermaking, from the basics to advanced techniques such as shaped sheets, embossing, laminating, and watermarking. Also includes thorough step-by-step instructions for processing pulp, building papermaking equipment, and making paper-based projects like cards and lamp shades.

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Learn the Popular Craft of Papermaking from an Expert

Synopsis:

This valuable reference covers everything, from the basics to more advanced techniques like shaped sheets, embossing, laminating, <P> and watermarking. Included are extensive step-by-step instructions <P> on processing pulp, building papermaking equipment, and making paper-based projects like cards, lamp shades, and sculpture.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 206-207) and index.

About the Author

Papermaker and artist Helen Hiebert has served as Program Director at Dieu Donne Papermill in New York City for five years, responsible for program development and administration, editing and design of the mill's newsletter, teaching and papermaking. She has written the popular book Papermaking with Plants, and her most recent Storey title is The Papermaker's Companion. Helen's paper products have been featured in the Dieu Donne papermaking exhibitions, and she has taught papermaking workshops at Dieu Donne, the Women's Studio Workshop, the Horticultural Society of New York, and the New York Botanical Garden. Her paper products have appeared in House and Garden and Country Living magazines. She currently resides in Oregon.

Table of Contents

Introduction to Papermaking

Part 1 — Papermaking Basics

Chapter 1: Getting Equipped

Chapter 2: Collecting and Preparing the Fiber

Chapter 3: Beating Pulp

Chapter 4: Using Additives

Chapter 5: Making Paper

Part 2 — Papermaking Techniques and Projects

Chapter 6: Pulp Painting

Chapter 7: Laminating and Embedding

Chapter 8: Decorating with Inclusions

Chapter 9: Embossing

Chapter 10: Making Shaped Sheets

Chapter 11: Watermarking

Chapter 12: Casting

Chapter 13: Using Armatures

Chapter 14: Pulp Spraying

Chapter 15: Children's Projects

Conversion Chart

Recommended Reading

Resource Guide

Index

Product Details

ISBN:
9781580172004
Author:
Hiebert, Helen
Publisher:
Storey Publishing
Location:
Pownal, Vt. :
Subject:
Technical & Manufacturing Trades
Subject:
Papercrafts
Subject:
Papermaking
Subject:
Paper, Handmade
Subject:
TECHNOLOGY / Technical and Manufacturing Industries and Trades
Subject:
Technical & Manufacturing Industries & Trades
Subject:
Crafts-Paper Craft
Subject:
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Technical & Manufacturing Industries & Trades
Subject:
CRAFTS & HOBBIES / Reference
Subject:
HOUSE & HOME / Do-It-Yourself/General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Series Volume:
no. 98-3237
Publication Date:
20000531
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
8 x 8
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
8.08x8.02x.66 in. .90 lbs.

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Learn the Popular Craft of Papermaking from an Expert

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