Category Archives: Member Activities

Announcing our up-coming Tips & Tricks sessions

We are pleased to offer our members 2 new events in the coming months. Working with plant fibres Thursday 10th October, 2019 AND Mark making on paper Monday 11th November, 2019 Full details, times, how to register and any materials … Continue reading

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Members recent work

By Claire Brach: Primrose Paper Arts has arranged quite a few events recently; the AGM (which is always a lot more than just the formalities), social days, Special Interest days and another get together held at a venue more in … Continue reading

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Elaine Witton: A Variation

By Elaine Witton: Being a calligrapher, I wanted to explore the ways that a letter can change its form, from formal lettering to freeform designs.  This piece, based on the traditional form of a Palm Leaf book, contains variations of … Continue reading

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September Special Interest Day

By Dinah Beeston: We had another great Special Interest Day on Thursday. The printing press and the inking table were pulled out and were put in use very quickly.  Syd was working on her photo transfers which resulted in some … Continue reading

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Burnie Paper on Skin

paper on skin Gala Event and Award Evening 2020 – 19 June Burnie Arts and Function Centre paper on skin is a biennial wearable art competition first held in 2012.  The Gala Award Evening has become a premier event on … Continue reading

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PPA: Southern get-together

Last week saw us meeting on the south side of Sydney with some of our slightly more distant members.  The theme was book construction and we had several finished examples to check out as well as some works in progress … Continue reading

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PPA: Plant fibre cook-up

By Claire Brach Last week at the studio we got the coppers out as everyone arrived with an array of plant fibres in various states of readiness for boiling. We chopped, stuffed into bags, added water to the coppers, heated, … Continue reading

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