Category Archives: Activities: PPA

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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September Social Day

We had a very industrious get together this week, and everyone was super busy.  Let’s have a look at what some of us were up to. Soyoun Our new member Soyoun was eager to get started and learn how to … Continue reading

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MUNE Visit

By Dinah Beeston MUNE (Macquarie University Nihon Engo) is a group of women who meet regularly to share and learn about Japanese culture.  MUNE, which means heartfelt, is made up of Japanese, Australian and other nationalities. Last week 19 members … Continue reading

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The (nearly) fought over monoprint

The internal musings of a Primrose Paper Arts member By Claire Brach It seems longer, but was in fact only 2 weeks ago that all members exhibiting in our Shadow and Light exhibition got together to deliver their artworks and … Continue reading

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Seaweed Paper

By Dinah Beeston Recently Jess contacted us about making paper out of seaweed. She is currently completing her honours degree at UNSW art and design and for her honours project she is investigating how seaweed could be transformed into packaging. … Continue reading

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In the studio: Experimenting with larger paper

By Claire Brach My paper making journey has mainly consisted of making sheets not much bigger than A4 or 30cm square and I’ve been keen to make some larger sheets.  So Robert and I had a day in the studio … Continue reading

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