Category Archives: Member Activities

Looking for Christmas gifts?

CLICK HERE for more info and what to expect at this event.  There are also markets being run in Brisbane and Melbourne. Advertisements

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Northern Beaches Art Prize

A huge congratulations to our member, Brenda Livermore, who won second prize in the Waste to Art category in the Northern Beaches Art Prize. We’re very lucky to have a fabulous photo of the piece, entitled ‘Life’s Journey‘. Artist Statement: … Continue reading

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Printing on handmade paper

Our member Claire has been printing on some of her handmade paper.  She says: “Although I enjoy creating paper from a variety of materials including plant fibres, old mountboard, teabags and so on, my favourite is always from offcuts of … Continue reading

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Next Tips & Tricks session

July 26: With only an A4 sheet of paper **VENUE CHANGE FOR THIS EVENT** Due to refurbishment at Primrose Park Art & Craft Centre this session will be held at: Geddes Room, North Sydney Council, 200 Miller Street, North Sydney Click … Continue reading

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New Plant Species

A new species of plant has been found at Primrose Park!!! By Dinah Beeston It was discovered by Jill Elias who has named it as Kaffe Kuppus Recyculata Non-plasticata.  I haven’t seen the plant, however the sub-species that I saw … Continue reading

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And a little more fun with silk products ……

The silk paper workshop had Helen Lo thinking further than making paper with her materials. So by pulling out, twisting and dyeing a silk hankie she was able to create a variegated green yarn, to be wrapped around wire to … Continue reading

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April Social Day

Some industrious people turned up for the social day on Monday as you can see: Brenda was planning and cutting a set of concertina books. Sue was making paper from Strelitzia (Bird of Paradise) and using her Okra formation aid.  … Continue reading

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