Korean style paper produced at the Morgan Conservatory's Anne F. Eiben Hanji Studio, the only one of its kind in North America.
Paper mulberry trees
Paper mulberry (Broussonetia papyrifera) trees are cultivated at the Morgan Conservatory in Cleveland, Ohio, where they are harvested every November and processed by hand for papermaking.
Fiber processing and preparation
This bast fiber needs further processing (cooking, rinsing, picking, beating) to prepare for the vat.
Sheet formation and finishing
The Korean tradition involves vigorous vat work, pressing, parting, and drying sheets