This video gives a quick overview of how paper is made. The process for making recycled paper is the same,
but begins with the use of a variety of consumer waste pulps instead of pulp made from kindling.
Ink is made up of a clear base, finely ground pigments of color and various thinners that allow the ink to flow.
Inks used in screen printing on paper are different than those used for printing on t-shirts, plastic (decals) or glass.
Below is a video that illustrates the technical process of making ink.