The Whimsie Studio Supply
fine craft supplies for over 26 years
VIRTUAL MUSEUM OF WATERCOLOUR
 
updated April 22, 2012

 

 Links related to:
VINTAGE PAPER
Currently operating Hand Made Paper Mills,
 
Hand Made Paper Suppliers
&
Information on Hand Made Paper & Watercolor

 

 
 
VINTAGE PAPER:

J B Green & Sons Co.

The Green family began making paper in 1813 and closed the mill in 1987 -
Historical information, some vintage papers & more are available at:
Simon Barcham Green's Web site
 
 
Links To Contemporary Hand Made Paper Mills:
 
 
 
In North America:
 
THE PERIODIC PAPERMILL
 
 
 
The Hand Made Paper Mill - Cave Paper
 
 

Twin Rocker Hand-Made Paper Mill

 

The Saint-Armand paper mill
 
 
the Philadelphia Handmade Paper Company
offering papers and paper making supplies
 
In Europe:
 
 
the Griffen Mill Online Shop
Archival handmade papers in different tones & weights for use in
Bookbinding & Paper Conservation
 
 
RUSCOMBE PAPER MILL
Fine papers made by hand since 1989
Handmade cotton & linen papers for
Watercolor Painting, drawing, Conservation, Book binding,
Calligraphy, Pastels, Photography & Printmaking
 
THey hand make an extensive offering of fine papers.
with a 100% linen vellum & other papers.
With amazing skill they even hand make tissue!
 
 
More links soon
 


Merchants offering hand-made papers & more

In North America:

Talas : Fine Papers , Conservation, archival & Bookbinding Supplies

Talas : For Fabriano exportizionte

savoirfaire for Fabriano papers including Esportizione

In Europe:

Shepherds Falkiners

Fine Papers , & Bookbinding Supplies

 

Organizations & Periodicals on hand made paper

http://www.handpapermaking.org/

 

 
Information sites
 
A great resource on watercolour paint & history:
http://members.ziggo.nl/jcdhollander/kistjes/
 
Hand Print- the world's finest guide to watercolor painting
Awesome website with the most information of any on Watercolor
 
 
Dieter Freyer:  
Handmade paper on the net webguide to the world of handmade paper

This is the most extensive site of hand paper making with links\

 

 
Art Paper Historical information

  THE PAPER AND WATERMARK MUSEUM OF FABRIANO - ITALY

http://www.museodellacarta.com/default.asp?lang=eng

 

WHATMAN Ltd. Website : HISTORY OF WHATMAN

 

Whatman Invention of Wove Paper

 

REEVES HISTORY OFFICIAL WEBSITE
 
 
A great resource on the history of paint makers:
The British National Portrait Museum

 

WINSOR & NEWTON HISTORY HOME PAGE

 

WINSOR & NEWTON HISTORY TIME LINE
 
Winsor & Newton RESOURCE CENTER: Early Catalogs,
Dating Winsor Newton Items etc.
 
More links soon....
 
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