29. Nov, 2019

Boiled Papers

I keep finding mention of bpoiled paper but because I work primarily in fabric I have not really indulged in this. I also subscribe weekly to Design Matters TV Blog and last week Linda Kemshall was promoting their video set on boiled papers. Now that you can purchase just a single topic rather than have to be subscribed (the exchange rate makes that a bit too pricey for my budget) I decided to have a go. I usually make something for one of my crafty workmates and I thought this might fill the bill so here I am preparing the pages. I took some A3 water colour paper and using a ruler tore it down the centre line and then folding each piece in half so I had a stack of A5 paged. Then I put a variety of leaves between each signature and between each folded sheet ready to clamp and put in the bot