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  • American Museum of Papermaking
  • Combat Paper Project: Through papermaking workshops, veterans use their uniforms worn in service to create works of art. The uniforms are cut up, beaten into a pulp and formed into sheets of paper. Participants use the transformative process of papermaking to reclaim their uniforms as art and express their experiences with the military.
  • Castle Paper & Press
  • Cave Paper Handmade Paper: Production handmade paper mill.
  • Dieu Donne Papermill: Fine handmade papers.
  • Dieter Freyer Büttenpapiere: An internet guide to the world of handmade papers. In German and English.
  • The Fiber Wire: A meeting place for paper enthusiasts from every corner of interest, be it science or art, industry or history.
    • See also Natural Dyes and Papermaking, documenting the methods used to acheive each color and included information on the dye plants obtained from Maiwa. It is accessible in PDF format by clicking the title page image at the bottom of that page.
  • Friends of Dard Hunter: Friends of Dard Hunter is an organization for hand papermakers and anyone with a passion for paper. Since 1981 we have been connecting and educating papermakers in America and all over the world.
  • Griffen Mill Handmade Papers: The Mill specialises in making fine quality,handmade paper in subtle tones. The papers are made from natural fibers such as cotton & hemp and are archival in quality.
  • Hands on Paper- Gail Stiffe: Papermaking instructions, workshops (in Australia), and artists books.
  • Hand Papermaking Home Page: A non-profit organization dedicated to advancing traditional and contemporary ideas in the art of hand papermaking through publications and other means.
    • See also their articles for novice papermakers were first published in the popular "For Beginners" column of Hand Papermaking Newsletter.
  • Helen Hiebert Design: The artist (author of Papermaking with Plants), a hand papermaker pierces, cuts, layers, weaves and watermarks her handmade papers to produce creative lighting objects which explore the interaction of paper and light.
    • NEW! The Paper Advisor! Discover my most popular papermaking and papercraft resources – including information about tools and supplies, how-to videos, and paper tips – all in one place! Have a question about paper? Ask
    • Paper Library with lots of paper-based ideas.
  • NEW! International Association of Hand Papermakers and Paper Artists (IAPMA): the world leading organisation for paper artists. It was founded in 1986 in Düren, Germany, when paper as an art medium was far less well-known than it is today. While paper history and production are one facet of the Association's activities, the central focus is paper role as art form and as a contemporary artistic medium.
  • Memory of Paper: About paper, paper study, and paper history. It provides various resources in the following areas: historical research of paper in Europe, expertise for paper documents, measurement of structural characteristics of paper, support for the creation of new paper databases, introduction into digital paper studies.
  • Papermaking: At Penland in Penland, NC.
  • Papermaking: "Yahoo Group" list for papermaking. Low traffic with online archive.
  • Paper Trails: Handmade paper & specialty printing by Roberta Lavadour / Mission Creek Press.
  • Paper University: Paper U covers paper, papermaking, history of paper, paper arts and crafts, and much more. Put up by TAPPI.
  • Papermakers of Victoria (Australia): Formed in January 1989 by people, whose common bond was a love and understanding of paper as a medium in its own right. The purpose of the group is to provide mutual support for hand papermakers through the exchange of ideas and information, discussion and demonstrations.
  • The Prairie Paper Project, Douglas W. Jones, University of Iowa. A how to on making paper from straw.
  • Seastone Papers
  • Treewhisperers: We are collaborating on an installation about life's symbol and resource: The Tree. We invite you to participate with us in several ways.
  • University of Iowa Center for the Book Handmade Paper

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