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Currently the Web Master for Primrose Paper Arts is Claire Brach

Exhibition: Illawarra Association for the Visual Arts

A collection of works from the Illawarra Association for the Visual Arts (IAVA) featuring the works of 23 of their members. Exhibition: Friday 6 July – Sunday 2 September 2018 Opening: Friday 6 July 2018 at 6pm Venue: Community Gallery … Continue reading

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Exhibition: The Overwintering Project

This recent exhibition by Warringah Printmakers Studio comprised a range of prints with the theme of migratory shorebirds and their habitat. We are delighted to have received images of works exhibited by a selection of Primrose Paper Arts members, and … Continue reading

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Fantastic Folds: Origami by Gonzalo Calvo

This Madrid based artist has a knack for fiddling with paper. He uses a variety of different techniques and papers to fold impressive animals, objects and figures designed by a number of top origami artists. By day Gonzalo works professionally … Continue reading

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Jette Clover workshop opportunity

In this workshop participants will work with both paper and textile and the combination of these two materials.  Through a variety of exercises they will explore visual and physical layering in compositions and experiment with different collage techniques. Experimentation is … Continue reading

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Bark-cloth and the Origins of Paper

It is widely believed that paper was invented in China by Ts’ai Lun, an official in the Imperial Court, in 105 AD.  However, in 1987, Dr. Rod Ewins, who was at that time the Head of the Tasmanian School of … Continue reading

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Equipment needing a new home

By Dinah Beeston With our studio undergoing major renovations there will be less room for storage of equipment and materials, and the committee has had to be ruthless in deciding what we will keep and take into the new space. … Continue reading

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The end of an era

By Dinah Beeston Well we are heading for the end of an era with the closure of the Primrose Park Art & Craft Centre for renovations. All our equipment and materials have been packed up ready for going into storage. … Continue reading

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