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Re: tearing paper

>I have found that gripping large sheets under the guard of my board
>cutter allows me to get a nice even tear with a little fuzz like a
>deckle. If I want something rougher, I make a wet line (like someone
>just described) or with a pen filled with water, or even a small brush.
>Yehuda Miklaf

You could also use a piece of cotton twine or string that you have soaked
in water for a couple of minutes to weaken the paper fibers.....you can
pull the twine taut to get a nice straight line.

donna cambra
Donna Cambra
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