Category Archives: PPA General News

Equipment needing a new home

By Dinah Beeston With our studio undergoing major renovations there will be less room for storage of equipment and materials, and the committee has had to be ruthless in deciding what we will keep and take into the new space. … Continue reading

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The end of an era

By Dinah Beeston Well we are heading for the end of an era with the closure of the Primrose Park Art & Craft Centre for renovations. All our equipment and materials have been packed up ready for going into storage. … Continue reading

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A great day out in Sydney

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LOEWE Craft Prize

In 2016, the LOEWE FOUNDATION launched the international annual LOEWE Craft Prize to showcase and celebrate newness, excellence and artistic merit in modern craftsmanship. Aiming to acknowledge the importance of craft in today’s culture and recognise artisans whose talent, vision … Continue reading

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Call for Artists

Call for artists for the 2018 Woollahra Artist in Residence Program Take advantage of an exciting opportunity to access a creative community, meet other artists and support your own career development. The 2018 Woollahra Artist in Residence Program is now … Continue reading

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Sydney Craft Week

An update, with more details, to our earlier post re this fabulous event brought to you by: Australian Design Centre, Darlinghurst 6 – 15 October, 2017 Held at the Australian Design Centre will be several exhibitions, including Paper weaving by … Continue reading

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Paper casting workshop with Barbara Landes

Follow some simple steps for casting handmade paper in this overview of a 2013 workshop held by Barbara Landes.  This video really demonstrates to the novice how to create a variety of castings using various objects and methods.  An excellent … Continue reading

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