Category Archives: Activities: Other

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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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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Drawing Journeys: Fold Out Artists Books

By PPA member Cecelia Clarke At the recent Sturt Summer School I participated in Sara Bowen’s ‘Drawing Journeys Fold Out Artists Books’ five day course.  Bowen, a printmaker who has taught at Primrose Paper Arts studio in the past, set … Continue reading

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Exploring paper weaving

Yesterday at our group social day I was interested in the paper weaving being done by our member Dinah.  She’s currently one of many people worldwide who are undertaking an on-line paper weaving workshop with Helen Hiebert. Although only part … Continue reading

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londonprintstudio

Information and images supplied by PPA member Robert Ives Robert has just spent some time in London doing 4 days printing at the londonprintstudio and, in his free time, visiting galleries and art institutions.  For those who don’t know anything … Continue reading

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Pop Up Sale

Pop in to this one day event showcasing ceramic works by Jennifer Newton & a range of collages both large and small, framed and unframed, as well as embroidered textiles and more by PPA member Suzie Shaw. Venue: Corner of … 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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