Media – Paper – 2

Our next topic is writing paper. This is the paper used for office copiers and printers, and for general writing purposes. It may be used as letterhead, although sometimes letterhead is printed on text weight paper. Writing paper is generally 20# or 24#. Most often it has a smooth finish for going through office printers… Continue reading Media – Paper – 2

Media – Paper

Paper: a simple word for a complex entity. There is a nearly endless variety of papers differing by weight and texture. All paper is made from drying a simple slurry.  But just as in any recipe, the ingredients make a difference. Some paper is made from fresh pulp, some from recycled paper, some have rag… Continue reading Media – Paper