The Sunday Paper Blog

November 2, 2017

Best Basic Papermaking Books

This is a list of my favorite how-to books about making paper by hand. I will be compiling other themed ‘Best of Guides’ about various aspects of paper including the history of hand papermaking, papermaking techniques, papermaking with plants, paper …

October 28, 2017

Paper Plant Purifiers (a Tongue Twister)!

The Sunday Paper #181, October 29, 2017 Paper of the Week: BookLove

Are you looking to develop paper and book-binding skills and explore your creativity? Join Rachel Hazell on her latest BookLove e-course. Immerse yourself in a world of alphabets, …

October 21, 2017

Blush Handmade Paper

The Sunday Paper #180, October 22, 2017 Paper of the Week: Oblation Papers & Press

Oblation Papers & Press is making new blush handmade paper from cotton fibers recycled from the garment industry. This nuanced color is now available in …

October 14, 2017

Liberty Paper

The Sunday Paper #179, October 15, 2017 Paper of the Week: Liberty Paper

Liberty Paper is the culmination of Claudia Lee’s dream to have some land in middle Tennessee and build a paper studio that would be both a working …

October 7, 2017

Viewing a Life through Paper

The Sunday Paper #178, October 8, 2017 Paper of the Week: Twelve Months of Paper Launch!


It’s coming! The Twelve Months of Paper Calendar is at the printer, and I’ll be viewing the proofs on Monday! Hop on over to …

September 30, 2017

Paper Wallets

The Sunday Paper #177, October 1, 2017 Paper of the Week: Green Banana Paper

Three years ago Green Banana Paper set out to raise the bar for the future use of natural fibers in eco-textiles. They have developed their craft …

September 23, 2017

Two Rivers Paper

The Sunday Paper #176, September 24, 2017 Paper of the Week: Two Rivers Paper

The work of Callum Innes caught my eye in this article, but then I wasn’t able to view the images again (hopefully you can with your …

September 16, 2017

Handmade Paper Rocks!

The Sunday Paper #175, September 16, 2017 Paper of the Week: Handmade Paper


Let’s celebrate handmade paper today! We just wrapped up the second session of the Red Cliff Paper Retreat (I’ll share photos soon) and lots of paper was …

September 9, 2017

Southwestern Paper

The Sunday Paper #174, September 10, 2017 Paper of the Week: Woven Reversible Unryu


People often tell me they have drawers full of paper and they won’t allow themselves to purchase one more sheet until their stash dwindles. But then …

September 2, 2017

Paper Money

The Sunday Paper #173, September 3, 2017 Paper of the Week: Bank Note Paper


I’m thinking of starting a new column called Paper Money. I used to be so scared of money – in particular how to make a living …