Papercut as an Information Medium for Daluang Traditional Paper

Wantoro, Adrian Adhari

ICOBEST 2021 - Digitalization and Opportunities in The Tough Time - ISBN 978-623-95562-1-1


Indonesia has a traditional paper called traditional paper Daluang. Daluang is a traditional Indonesian paper made from the bark of the Saeh (Sundanese) or Papermulberry (English) or Broussonetia Papyrifera (Latin) trees. Unfortunately, until now there are still many people who do not know the existence and function of traditional Daluang paper. In fact, if Daluang paper can be better known, the potential of this paper will be maximized. This journal will explain the process of designing information to the public about Daluang traditional paper and the potential use of this paper as a medium in making other works of art through Papercut media. Papercut media will use Daluang paper. The use of papercut media aims to clarify information about traditional Daluang paper as well as provide direct examples of the use of traditional Daluang paper. In designing Daluang traditional paper information media through papercut media, two methods are used, namely communication strategies and creative strategies. From the results of the design, the authors conclude that Daluang paper can be used as an alternative paper for papercut media raw materials and other art media. This design is expected to be an inspiration for the community regarding the use of Daluang traditional paper.

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