Category Archives: Activities: PPA

Online T&T 1: Notan/Counterchange

Tips & Tricks Challenge 1 Notes before starting: As we are currently unable to meet as a group face-to-face we welcome everyone to our first online Tips & Tricks session. We hope our members, website followers, and anyone else who … Continue reading

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Paper vessels: At home experiments

By PPA member, Lee. I was lucky to be able to complete Day 1 of Louise Gilchrist’s workshop on making small vessels. After making our first vessels with white pulp, we were able to use coloured pulp that Louise had … Continue reading

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Dribbling, Squidging and Blebs

Review by PPA member Claire B Our recent Tips & Tricks day at our Primrose in the South venue just over a week ago was entitled Colour & Pattern on Paper, but I feel the title of this blog post … Continue reading

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Review: February social day

A good turn-out for our February social day showed that our members haven’t been sitting around doing nothing over the previous months.  Here’s a selection of a few of the pieces people brought along to show everyone. Some very nice … Continue reading

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Review: Back to Basics Tips & Tricks Session

A good turn out last week at our back to basics paper-making day saw both beginners and those with more experience getting their hands into the vats and producing some great paper.  With our membership of people having very diverse … Continue reading

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Upcoming Tips & Tricks session: Back to Basics

On Monday 10th February we will be hosting our first Tips & Tricks session of the year by exploring the basics of paper-making, so come along and dip your fingers into pulp vats. If you haven’t made paper recently and … Continue reading

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Primrose in the South: Paper revelry

By PPA member Dinah Beeston A small but enthusiastic group gathered at The Cubby House at Oyster Bay for a day of paper revelry. Our first challenge was to make a star from one sheet of paper with no gluing.  … Continue reading

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