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How do you Make Your Own Paper?
Make Your Own Paper. You are going to pulp the old paper together with water, spread it out, and allow it to dry. It’s that simple! Tear the paper (feel free to mix different types) into small bits and put it into a blender. Fill the blender about 2/3 full with warm water. Pulse the blender until the pulp is smooth.
How do you make scrap paper into paper pulp?
Steps Tear scrap paper into small pieces. Each piece should measure no larger than roughly 1 inch (2.54 cm). Soak the scrap paper bits in warm water. This soak should take at least 30 minutes. Make a frame. This step can be done while your paper scraps are soaking. Make a slurry of paper pulp. Fill a blender with warm water, halfway.
How do you make paper out of leaves?
Mix the pulp into the water. Add leaves — as many or as few as you like. You can use any type of leaf matter, including grass, autumn leaves and flower petals. Crunch or cut up the larger leaves so that small amounts of leaf matter are visible through out your finished paper.
How do you make paper mache with scrap paper?
Steps Tear up your scrap paper into small (about one-inch) pieces and place into a blender or food processor. Fill the blender or processor with warm water. Blend the paper bits until the pulp is smooth; start blending on a slow speed and increase the speed as the pulp becomes smoother.