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Handmade papers of the Himalayas

Nigel Macfarlane

Handmade papers of the Himalayas

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Published by Alembic Press in Winchester (Hampshire] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Paper, Handmade -- Nepal

  • Edition Notes

    StatementNigel Macfarlane
    ContributionsAlembic Press
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[56] p. :
    Number of Pages56
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14423448M
    ISBN 100907482252

    Lokta paper is made in the Himalayas of Nepal from tree-free fibers from the Lokta bush, a sustainable paper source that grows back quickly after being cut. Fibers from the Lokta bush are cooked into a mash and then spread by hand across boxed screens and set to dry outside in the Himalayan sun, forming one of the world's most unique ers:


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- Be unique with handmade printer and craft paper by Kathmandu Valley Co. Handmade in the Himalayas of Nepal, the paper is tree-free, coming from the Lokta Bush.

Cuttings from the bush are cooked into a mash and then spread by hand across boxed screens and set to dry in the Himalayan sun. See more ideas about Paper and Handmade pins. Handcrafted in the Himalayas and used anciently for sacred texts, Lokta paper has been a staple of Nepalese artisans for centuries.

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