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I am a full-time elementary art teacher by day and an etsy addict by night (haha).
I adore the many aspects of the process, the pulp, the product, and therefore I am never bored with any one part.

Check out my shop here:
www.etsy.com/shop/papermajik

I took a Papermaking course at Penland in NC in 1990 and was hooked on the whole process. I love the machinery that is used--a hollander beater is the dream machine, however, I use a drill and paint mixer as well as a blender to make my pulp.

I enjoy making noise with machinery, the quiet of the water where the pulp is and the rhythmic movements of dipping the mould and deckle in to catch the pulp.

I use mainly abaca fibers as they are easy to obtain and process in my garage studio. I have a 12 ton hydraulic…

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  • Born on June 26
  • Joined June 21, 2010

Favorite materials

handmade paper, marbling paints, journals, abaca, recycled office paper, flowers, fern, leaves

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papermajik
Making Hand Made Paper Products Since 1990

About

I am a full-time elementary art teacher by day and an etsy addict by night (haha).
I adore the many aspects of the process, the pulp, the product, and therefore I am never bored with any one part.

Check out my shop here:
www.etsy.com/shop/papermajik

I took a Papermaking course at Penland in NC in 1990 and was hooked on the whole process. I love the machinery that is used--a hollander beater is the dream machine, however, I use a drill and paint mixer as well as a blender to make my pulp.

I enjoy making noise with machinery, the quiet of the water where the pulp is and the rhythmic movements of dipping the mould and deckle in to catch the pulp.

I use mainly abaca fibers as they are easy to obtain and process in my garage studio. I have a 12 ton hydraulic press which bonds the fibers together into a smooth writng surface for my stationery.

I am constantly working on new ideas and products.

Check out my shop here:
www.etsy.com/shop/papermajik

Convo me for custom orders!! I love to help you with your special project.

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