Raw Papermaking Fibres

Our selection of raw fibres for papermaking varies from time to time as we run out of old stock and find new suppliers.

To give some idea of the colour and texture here are some photos of our current offerings against a white background:

Flax fibres

Flax fibres

Other fibres

Other fibres. The cut hemp shown here is no longer available, replaced by the hemp fibre shown in the next photo.

Old dew-retted cut hemp (left) and new water-retted uncot hemp (right)

Old dew-retted cut hemp (left) and new water-retted uncut hemp (right)

We also have sisal fibre in the form of small scraps of burlap cloth, and we should have a picture of that up soon.

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