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Re: Faux deckle edge?


From: Woody Duncan (wduncan_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Sat Feb 15 2003 - 05:06:51 PST

I wonder about that myself Maggie.
They do sell a ruler (crooked edge) so you can tear
deckle type edges on the paper. It does a so-so job.
Perhaps then you could pound the edges with a mallet.
                                                Woody in KC

Maggie White wrote:
> Hi, all,
> Does anyone have any hints on creating a fake deckle edge on paper? I
> love the raw edges of handmade paper, but when one or two sides have to
> cut or torn to size it doesn't look good.
> Maggie

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