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Re: [BKARTS] Shipping large sheets of paper



The Twinrocker paper sounds very interesting. I'll definitely take a look at
it. Thanks for the suggestion!

Barbara


On 1/20/08, Laurie Doctor <laurie@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>
> I agree that Twinrocker paper is wonderful! And Arches
> Text Wove has attributes that I have not discovered in
> other papers- i.e. the ability to come back after much
> battering. It will lie flat again even if you crumple it up
> if you just moisten it and lie it flat.
>
> Laurie
> www.lauriedoctor.com
>
> On Jan 20, 2008, at 9:16 AM, Kathleen Garness wrote:
>
> > Twinrocker paper is wonderful!
> >
> > Kathy
> >
> > On Jan 19, 2008, at 10:20 PM, rj wrote:
> >
> >> If you would consider an alternative supplier of hand made paper I
> >> would
> >> suggest Twinrocker (www.twinrocker.com). I get small quantities of
> >> paper from
> >> them from time2time, eg, 6 to 18 sheets at a time , generally 115
> >> - 200 gsm,
> >> 30"x22" or so, and request they be flat packed. I have never had a
> >> damaged
> >> sheet in any shipment, not the slightest nick or bend.
> >>
> >> rj
> >> --- Barbara Simler <moonbindery@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> >>
> >>> I've been buying text paper for my  books from a local supplier,
> >>> but they
> >>> don't have Arches text wove, so I'm planning to order some. The
> >>> sheets are
> >>> 25" x 40", and the supplier I've been talking to (Talas) can
> >>> either send it
> >>> in flat packaging or rolled.  I'm wondering if any of you have
> >>> advice as to
> >>> the best way to have it sent so that it arrives in good shape.
> >>> The reason I ask is that I ordered large sheets of paper through
> >>> the mail
> >>> once before (through a different supplier), and when I got the
> >>> paper, it had
> >>> all sorts of creases from having been banged around while being
> >>> shipped. I'm
> >>> sure that Talas will make every effort to package the paper
> >>> properly, but
> >>> after my earlier experience, I'm feeling a bit cautious, and would
> >>> appreciate hearing about your experiences...
> >>>
> >>>
> >>> Barbara
> >>>
> >>>
> >>>
> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>>> --
> >>>> Barbara Simler
> >>>> Moon Bindery
> >>>> Kamloops, BC
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Barbara Simler
Moon Bindery
Kamloops, BC
http://moonbindery.etsy.com
http//:moonbindery.blogspot.com

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