Papermakers using other fiber
: I am using freshly cut abaca, virgin and waste and fresh kozo from my fiber garden at CITC, Marikina, Philippines. Other indigenous fibers like cogon grass.
: Plants harvested locally and prepared at home: New Zealand Flax, Redwood, Mardrone Oak, Wisteria and French Broom bast, Pampas Grass, Wis
: anything I can find in the yard/garden.
: botanicals from the countryside in northern new york
: Linen rag, prepared in house
: recycled linen or cotton fabric, common plants, grasses, daylily: I started a papermaker's garden
: plant fibers: lilly, agave, ginger, bird of paradise, pampas grass
: Recycled papers
: milkweed,silkfloss tree ( fibers from fruits, seed hair) yucca, pampa grass, totora,garlic
: Plantfibers from weeds and straw
: recycling old clothes: jute, linen,silk
Craig, Melissa Jay
: milkweed, dogbane, and many other locally harvested fibers
: linen rag fiber prepared in house, iris leaf fiber, hemp fiber
: New Zealand Flax, Bluebell, reed, bulrush, pineapple leaves,bamboo, pampas, iris, crocosmia, sissyrinchum, corn husk,nettle, willow bast, mallow bast,bracken, onion skin, rosemary, seaweed
: collected plants: hosta, daylily, iris, palm, leeks, asparagus, garlic, onions
: Yucca, Bamboo
: Linen rag, sea weed
: Sunflower stalk, banana stalk
: Any number of locally gathered garden and roadside plants. Primarily New Zealand flax, but have also used iris, cattail, canary reed grass, spartina, bulrush, crocosmia, palm, yucca, pampas, nettle, plum bast, and pigweed. Also hardy vegetable waste such as garlic and onion tops, pineapple leaves, artichoke sepals, leek tops, and banana stems.
: Papermaking workshop purchased cotton rag pulp from Twinrocker as the primary supplier c. 1974-1980.
: linen and flax prepared by Twinrocker
: linen fabric - fibers prepared in house
: Various Garden Fibers
: Plant materials that would normally be tilled into the ground (from the farmers at the Greensboro Farmers Market). Also plant fibers from my garden and friend's gardens.
: Garden grown plant fibers, Iris, Daylily, garlic, wheat,oat, seaweed, dune grasses
: varied plants such as iris, torch ginger, heliconia, wheat straw, kenaf, ....
: waste-based and plants from The Papermaker's Garden Columbia College Chicago
Reeves, Dianne L.
: Texas kozo (mulberry); lemongrass; ginger; ashe juniper; yucca
: recycled papers and materials
: recycled paper fiber
Siff, Elena Mary
: junk mail...paper bags
: phormium, banano,
Stahl, John Roland
: Kenaf, Roselle, Bagasse
: linen cloth
: musa family fibres
: Vegetable fibers (artichoke, beet, leek), invasive fibers - andean pampas grass seed hair, French broom
: Junkmail & used papers
: linen rag, prepared in house
: local bast and wood barks
: Various plant fibers from gardens, conservatories, yards highways
: Hemp and flax half-stuff.
: hosta, leeks
: plants from the garden
: Linen, and a variety of plant fibers harvested in southern california
: Blue Iris
Mackin Dolan, Susan
: plant fibers from local garden sources - iris, day lily, grasses
: Desert plant fibers (agave, yucca, etc.), recycled mat board, recycled papers, jute (burlap or twine), bamboo, shredded money
: I process fibers from various things I grow including lemongrass.
: wheat straw, corn husk, kapok, iris, broom,
Silverman, Ann Corley
: recently using old linen tablecloths, rose of sharon bark, and repurposed food prep wastes (like artichoke leaf fiber and corn husks)
: linen rag, jute, day lily, cattail
: Indigenous fibres,
: local fibers such as bamboo, seaweed, grasses, iris, cypress
: Bamboo, Esparto, wood pulp
: linen rag, silk fabric scraps
: Iris, sunflower