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Creating handmade paper from repurposed, recycled, and natural materials is easy and eco-friendly! With over 25 gorgeous recipes and great tips, even beginners will soon be on their way to mastering the techniques. Embed grass clippings into recycled white pulp for a refined Asian look, or grind in a bit of coffee for a soft brown color and a subtle granulated texture. Vibrant marigold petals add a splash of color to cotton pulp, but it doesn't stop there. Crafters will love the fabulous ideas for showing off their handiwork, including a greeting card, gift wrap and tags, a molded decorative bowl and framable art.
Creating handmade paper is fun, easy, and eco-friendly too Every one of these 25 gorgeous papers uses repurposed, recycled, and natural materials, from junk mail to grass clippings and coffee grounds. The simple recipes yield attractive results, and even beginners can master the basic techniques. And crafters will love the fabulous ideas for showing off their handiwork, including a greeting card, gift wrap, tags, books, a molded decorative bowl, and more. Make paper with: GrassSeedsCoffee and teaFlower petalsOld denimHerbsLavenderSoy fibersPlant pulpCumin and marigoldChili pepper