Category Archives: Activities: Other

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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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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Dyeing from nature

By Claire Brach Earlier this week I visited a friend who lives on a 5 acre property for a day of natural dyeing.  Having both attended a 5 day plant dyeing workshop in January we were eager to extend our … Continue reading

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Call for submissions: IN BETWEEN

The Hand Papermaking Paper Portfolios are exceptional, curated, themed collections of handmade papers that showcase the best, most innovative work being done in our time by leading paper artists. IN BETWEEN is the title of the thirteenth edition of the limited-edition … Continue reading

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Residency program in Budapest

Subject: “Environmental Project & BookArt2” HMC International Artist Residency Program, a not-for-profit arts organization based in Dallas, TX / Budapest, Hungary – provides national and international artists to produce new work while engaging with the arts community in Budapest, Hungary. For … Continue reading

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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.

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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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