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*5 pieces of colourful 100% cotton handmade paper created in southern India
*Printed with bauhinia (orchid tree) leaves and leaves from other local trees
*Perfect for mixed media collages and paper craft
*Each piece is at least 7.5 inches x 9.5 inches (19 cm by 24 cm)
This colourful paper is created by hand at Auroville Papers in southern India. Leaves are pressed into the handmade paper while it is still wet and then removed when the sheets are dry, leaving behind their imprint and and texture. Auroville Papers uses 100 percent vegetal fibres for their paper making and promotes the economic and social progress of their employees, of whom more than 70 percent are women from local villages.
These papers would be wonderful to use in mixed media collages and all kinds of paper crafts. Embellish them with paints and inks or leave them as they are and turn them into the covers of small notebooks, bookmarks, note cards, gift tags and even weave with it. You will receive a one-of-a-kind paper pack carefully packaged in a reusable clear cellophane bag.
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To make the pages for my books, I fold one long sheet of paper in half so that it turns into 4 pages when you count both sides of the page. So a book with 176 pages of writing or drawing paper contains 44 sheets of paper folded in half. And a sketchbook with 88 pages of watercolour paper contains 22 sheets of paper folded in half.
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