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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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The Brooklyn Art Library

Ever created a sketchbook?  Well at the Brooklyn Art Library you can find tens of thousands of sketchbooks from around the world. Want to have your sketchbook in the library?  Here’s how: Sign up, receive a blank sketchbook, fill it … Continue reading

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Sydney Craft Week: Expressions of interest

Brought to you by: Australian Design Centre, Darlinghurst The inaugural Sydney Craft Week will be held from Friday 6 to Sunday 15 October 2017. Bringing together the creative diversity of Sydney’s contemporary craft community, Sydney Craft Week is a ten-day … Continue reading

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Works on Paper Award: Call for entries

Calling all Artists – ENTRIES NOW OPEN.   TOTAL PRIZE POOL: $12,000 The Banyule Award for Works on Paper is awarded biennially to an outstanding contemporary work on paper.  It is an acquisitive prize, with the winning artwork entered into the … Continue reading

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Worldwide Network of Artist Residencies

res artis writes: We are a network of over 600 centers, organisations, and individuals in over 70 countries. Each of our members is dedicated to offering artists, curators, and all manner of creative people the essential time and place away … Continue reading

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The Mandorla Art Award

The Mandorla Art Award employs a thematic spiritual inspiration that changes with each exhibition. Artists are invited to submit an entry to the 2018 Mandorla Art Award to be considered for $37,000 in prize money including the $25,000 acquisitive award. … Continue reading

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2017 Print Exchange

The Printmaking Sisters are running their third Animalia International Print Exchange and all printmakers are invited to enter, with proceeds of sales pledged to World Animal Protection. There is a simple set of guidelines to follow, setting out paper size, … Continue reading

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