Category Archives: Activities: PPA

June Social Day

This week saw us back in the studio face-to-face although still social-distancing.  The turnout was amazing, everyone looked delighted to finally be returning to some semblance of normality. Diana brought her latest book, a mix of handmade and commercial paper, … Continue reading

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Review: Online T&T 3

Eucalyptus oil print transfer This was a challenge for some of our members and would probably work better face-to-face with Sue. Dinah: I’ve tried a number of methods of transferring photos and struggled with most of them. Sue’s clear directions … Continue reading

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Online T&T 3: Update

The Joy of Eucalyptus Oil Transfer We’re delighted to have received an update to the current Tips & Tricks challenge.  Sue has been working on a new piece and has sent the following to share with everyone. ——————– This is … Continue reading

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Online T&T 3: Eucalyptus Oil Transfer

Tips & Tricks Challenge 3 Notes before starting: As we are currently unable to meet as a group face-to-face we welcome everyone to our online Tips & Tricks sessions. We hope our members, website followers, and anyone else who stumbles … Continue reading

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May Virtual Social Day

Still being unable to meet at our venue we held our second virtual social day on Monday. Here’s what some of our members have been doing. Dinah Another virtual social day and I have to decide what to do.  I … Continue reading

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Syd Pemberton: Exploring small vessels

By PPA member, Syd Pemberton. Working on the small vessels I made at our recent class I have added paper inside them to create my version of jelly fish. I am intending to mount them on a  wire ring and … Continue reading

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Anna Russell: Making small vessels

By PPA member,  Anna Russell. I continued working on the 3 vessels made in the workshop – experimenting with flame, colour and texture to complement the forms. The pink paper pulp was an exciting challenge. I was keen to work … Continue reading

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Review: Online T&T 2

Simple printmaking at home Looks like everyone had fun with this challenge.  Here are a selection of the submissions. Elaine:  ‘Winged Goddess’ – Silver printing ink on black Canson Mi-tientes paper Bonnie says:  My first print is way too dark … Continue reading

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Online T&T 2: Simple Printmaking at home

Tips & Tricks Challenge 2 Notes before starting: As we are currently unable to meet as a group face-to-face we welcome everyone to our online Tips & Tricks sessions. We hope our members, website followers, and anyone else who stumbles … Continue reading

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Sticking together in tough times

– – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – Are you missing your friends at Primrose Paper Arts? Perhaps you’re feeling a bit isolated? Maybe short on motivation? Do … Continue reading

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