Artichoke paper – part three

The last instalment of the paper making adventure finishes with transforming the pulp into paper with a little help of some mesh, sun and patience.

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Once we were happy with the mesh coverage we then went into full production. Leaving the paper to dry out a little….

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Before transferring it to the ‘couch’ for drying out…

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Building up layers of paper as you use up the processed pulp

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An additional little squeeze out of extra moisture….

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And then leaving it to dry….

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All our hard work was worth the effort and patience of making when the final paper was dry….

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