Category Archives: Activities: Other

Exploring plant fibre paper

Our member, Claire, has been making paper from a mix of recycled cardstock, pulped orange peel & pith, and banana fibre.  Here is a taste of what she has posted on her own blog: Above: cardstock and orange peel being … Continue reading

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Heliconias

By (new PPA member) Sue Bradshaw: On a recent trip to Queensland’s Sunshine Coast I discovered Heliconias.  They’re such beautiful plants I was compelled to make paper from their leaves. The paper on the left of the image above is … Continue reading

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Paper bits and pieces

By Webmaster I’m just back from the most amazing trip to Italy and thought I’d share a few of the paper related bits and pieces I found during my tour.  Although short of individual time to wander (as this was … Continue reading

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Brenda Livermore: Moth Book

You may remember our September social day post where Brenda was working on the layout of a Moth Book. This collaborative project has now been completed and is being exhibited as part of the Warringah Printmakers annual exhibition open every … Continue reading

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Testing ideas with denim paper

By PPA member Harriet Watts Here are some shots of Steph and I making large A2 denim sheets at PPA recently (mid August) using the large vat and hydraulic press. It was great fun but after a long day we … Continue reading

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Hand Papermaking: Art Auction

After over three decades of celebrating and promoting papermaking through publications and portfolios, Hand Papermaking is excited to present their first-ever Art Auction — which will be: LIVE on Paddle8 between October 17-31 This event features paper-based art items and unique … Continue reading

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Call for Artists

Call for artists for the 2018 Woollahra Artist in Residence Program Take advantage of an exciting opportunity to access a creative community, meet other artists and support your own career development. The 2018 Woollahra Artist in Residence Program is now … Continue reading

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