Title Papermaking with Plants: Creative Recipes and Projects Using Herbs, Flowers, Grasses and Leaves.
Publisher Pownal, Vermont: Storey Books, (1998). First Edition, Review Copy.
Seller ID 13099scs
Large, square octavo; hardcover (slick, full-color illus. boards); illus. with numerous full-color photos., 107 pp. Fine (As New) in a Fine (As New) dust jacket (gift quality!). From jacket: Experienced papermaker and artist Helen Hiebert shares the techniques she's developed over many years to guide you as you harvest plants, organize a studio, prepare fibers, and make your paper using both Eastern and Western styles. Step-by-step instructions for embellishing paper with natural dyes and embedded objects, plus imaginative craft projects like lampshades and accordion fold books, will help you make beautiful use of your unique creation. Contents: Preface; Introduction; Collecting Plant Fiber; Getting Ready to Make Paper; Processing Plant Fiber; Making Paper; Recipes, Techniques, and Projects; Appendix: Papermaking Plants; Glossary; Reading List; Resource Guide; Index.