The Sunday Paper Blog

May 18, 2019

Have Abaca, Will Travel

The Sunday Paper #260
May 19, 2019

Paper of the Week: High Shrinkage Abaca

Here’s a photo of a collection of pieces in progress made from high shrinkage abaca. This fiber will never cease to amaze me, and I had …

May 11, 2019

A Paper Wedding Dress

The Sunday Paper #259
Congratulations to Ashisha from Santa Fe for winning last week’s giveaway. Thanks to everyone else for participating!
May 12, 2019

Paper of the Week: Japanese Linen Happy Mother’s Day to each and every one of you;…
May 4, 2019

Five Years of The Sunday Paper!

The Sunday Paper #258
May 4, 2019

Paper of the Week: The Sunday Paper

Wow, was it really five years ago this month that I started The Sunday Paper? I have so much fun collecting and sharing all sorts of …

April 27, 2019

Gossamer Paper

The Sunday Paper #257
April 28, 2019

Paper of the Week: Berlin Tissue (gossamer) Paper You know how sometimes you know what a word means, but you wouldn’t really know how to describe it if someone asked you? I looked…
April 20, 2019

Shizen Screen Printed Papers

The Sunday Paper #256
April 21, 2019

Paper of the Week: Shizen Screen Printed Papers

Shizen Design papers are manufactured by hand in India. These papers are made from t-shirt cotton waste, and the huge variety of patterns are screen …

April 13, 2019

Paper Twine / Paper Yarn

The Sunday Paper #255
April 14, 2019
Congratulations to the two winners of the April Giveaway. Janet Lee and Jen Reardon will each receive a copy of Shawn Sheehy’s new pop-up book, Beyond the Sixth Extinction! Look for another giveaway …

April 6, 2019

Criss Cross Accordion

The Sunday Paper #254
April 7, 2019

Paper of the Week: French Construction Paper

Hedi Kyle turned me onto French Paper. This is a family owned business that has been manufacturing paper for more than 140 years in Niles, …

March 30, 2019

Stardream Paper

The Sunday Paper #253
March 31, 2019

Paper of the Week: Stardream Quartz Metallic

When I was in Dallas recently, I visited the ceiling installation that Paper For Water created for the Crow Asian Art Museum. They used this Stardream

March 23, 2019

Itajime Paper

The Sunday Paper #252
March 24, 2019

Paper of the Week: Itajime

These colorful itajime papers caught my eye recently. They are created at Awagami Factory in Japan… ooh la la!

Itajime shibori is a shaped-resist technique. Traditionally done with …

March 16, 2019

Cloud Paper

The Sunday Paper #251
March 17, 2019
Congratulations to the Wade Brickhouse, the winner of the Colophon Book Arts Supply Giveaway!

Paper of the Week: Japanese Cloud Paper

Made from 10% kozo and 90% manila hemp, this cream colored translucent …