Category Archives: Activities: PPA

Announcing our first Tips & Tricks day for 2019

Paper Play without Glue Let’s kick off the year with a fun day playing with paper and see where our creativity takes us.  There’s only one rule: NO GLUE! Our first Tips & Tricks day for 2019 is scheduled for … 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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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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Tips & Tricks Day

Playing with size noun 1. any of various gelatinous or glutinous preparations made from glue, starch, etc., used for filling the pores of cloth, paper, etc., or as an adhesive ground for gold leaf on books. verb (used with object), … Continue reading

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North Sydney Children’s Festival

By PPA President Dinah Beeston Primrose Paper Arts opened their doors on Sunday as part of the North Sydney Children’s Festival satellite program. Our members shared the following activities with the children and adults who visited us and they all … 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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