Guidance from the experts

Working with handmade paper

Those new to handmade paper can find it difficult to master as a canvas, be it for calligraphy, letterpress, or digital printing. Our favourite paper artisans give their advice and insights to help beginners navigate the nuances of working with delicate, textured handmade paper.

Advice for printing

Experienced stationery designers give their insights for printing on handmade paper – covering which printers work best at home to using professional printing services.

Read our printing Q&A guide

Advice for calligraphy

Experienced ink artisans provide their answers to common questions for getting started with handmade paper, from basics like nibs and inks, to tips on staying comfortable when writing.

Read our calligraphy Q&A guide

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