Mulberry Paper Shop in Pindaya

January 8 (part 2): After breakfast we visited a nearby shop where they make paper out of mulberry tree fibers and use it to make artist paper, notebooks, and even umbrellas.

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A bowl of petals at the entry to our hotel.


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Umbrellas made of mulberry paper.


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One of the workers in the shop, demonstrating an umbrella.


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This young woman was our guide/interpreter at the mulberry paper shop. She's in the 11th grade, the top student in her class, and hopes to go to medical school.


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This page contains a single entry by Victor Bloomfield published on January 27, 2013 1:27 PM.

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