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Beating pulp
 
Coloring pulp
 
Pouring
 
draining

1. Beating cotton/abaca pulp in a Hollander beater.

 

2.  Coloring pulp with liquid pigment.

 

3.  Pulp is poured into a mold and deckle.

 

4.  Drained wet sheet.

burning
 
painting
 
pressing
 
drying

5.  Burning stencil from artwork.

 

6. Pulppainted onto wet sheet through stencil.

 

7.  Sheets pressed in hydraulic press.

 

8.  Drying in a drymount press.

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