The equipment, materials and additives for making handmade paper
from either recycled paper or from the pulps and fibres included
in this section. You will find the paper makers tools
which include mould and deckle frames with tensioned nylon
mesh, the couching cloths for absorbing excess moisture and dry
the paper, indicator paper to perform litmus tests for ph levels
in the water. Materials such as cotton linters and plant fibres,
pigments for colouring the pulp and a selection of paper making
additives to enhance the finished paper. These materials will
appeal to papermakers and sculptors alike.
Card makers and scrapbook enthusiasts will enjoy our range of
handmade papers which include a large selection of Lokta papers,
Mulberry tissues, and the wet strength Tissutex paper. The
handmade printable stationery and handmade books can be used for
any special event such as a wedding or anniversary.
You can find out more about
hand papermaking and the hand made papers from our Fact
File or see the Silk Paper Making for a simple way to make silk
paper using a adhesive medium.