Category Archives: Member Activities

Online T&T 1: Notan/Counterchange

Tips & Tricks Challenge 1 Notes before starting: As we are currently unable to meet as a group face-to-face we welcome everyone to our first online Tips & Tricks session. We hope our members, website followers, and anyone else who … Continue reading

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Paper vessels: At home experiments

By PPA member, Lee. I was lucky to be able to complete Day 1 of Louise Gilchrist’s workshop on making small vessels. After making our first vessels with white pulp, we were able to use coloured pulp that Louise had … Continue reading

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Dribbling, Squidging and Blebs

Review by PPA member Claire B Our recent Tips & Tricks day at our Primrose in the South venue just over a week ago was entitled Colour & Pattern on Paper, but I feel the title of this blog post … Continue reading

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Exploring paper weaving – Part 2

In January I wrote about Dinah’s paper weaving experimentation (Click here to read that article and see her previous work) and  hoped we would get an update on her latest pieces.  She brought some of them to our recent meeting. … Continue reading

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Review: February social day

A good turn-out for our February social day showed that our members haven’t been sitting around doing nothing over the previous months.  Here’s a selection of a few of the pieces people brought along to show everyone. Some very nice … Continue reading

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Review: Back to Basics Tips & Tricks Session

A good turn out last week at our back to basics paper-making day saw both beginners and those with more experience getting their hands into the vats and producing some great paper.  With our membership of people having very diverse … Continue reading

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Sewing box

By PPA member Diana Brandt I made this box whilst locked inside in January due to poor air quality from the bush fires. Rather than using fabric, which is usual, I used paper to cover the templates for the box.  … Continue reading

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