papermaking

How To: Beautiful Handmade Paper in Custom Colors

How To: Beautiful Handmade Paper in Custom Colors

Turn old newspapers into gorgeous sheets of recycled paper in custom colors and sizes!

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How-To: Plantable Wildflower or Herb Paper

How-To: Plantable Wildflower or Herb Paper

Green up your love notes on this beautiful Earth Day afternoon with this fun plantable wildflower or herb paper tutorial!

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CRAFT Video: Paper Making with Lisa Jacobs

CRAFT Video: Paper Making with Lisa Jacobs

At the last Phoenix DIY meeting, art teacher and avid crafter Lisa Jacobs ran a paper making workshop. We learned how to use recycled office paper as the base for art papers, to which we added colored napkins for pigment and dried flowers, glitter, conductive thread, and many others as “inclusions,” the things that jazz up the paper inside and out. With some simple supplies, this is a really easy, fun, and kid friendly project. Thanks to Conspire Phoenix for hosting! More info: http://blog.craftzine.com/archive/2009/02/papermaking_with_lisa_jacobs_c.html

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