Category Archives: PPA General News

Abaca paper, or should we call it yarn?

Last week our member (and group president) Dinah proudly showed off her just-completed girdle book. So what are girdle books? Simply put, they were originally small portable books worn by medieval European monks, clergymen and aristocratic nobles as a costume … Continue reading

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May get together

On Saturday we had a good turn out at Primrose Park where we took the time to catch-up on some of the creative work our members have been doing recently. For those who couldn’t attend, and other blog followers, here … Continue reading

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Primrose Park Arts & Craft Centre: Official Opening

By Claire Brach Saturday was the official opening of our refurbished paper-making studio.  Not entirely sure I should be calling it that as we share the space with some other groups , each of whom have a very different focus … Continue reading

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April get together

This week many of us from the group met at Primrose Park to continue rehousing our materials and equipment in the newly refurbished arts centre and to make plans for our exhibition at the official opening next week.  With this … Continue reading

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Primrose Park Arts & Craft Centre: Official Opening

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PPA: Venue update

We have been in our fabulous renovated venue at Primrose Park Arts Centre for a few weeks now and are gradually settling in and getting all our equipment and materials stored in their new spaces and cupboards. The studio continues … Continue reading

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PPA: Latest News

We’re in! Thanks to some very dedicated committee members who spent most of Friday at Primrose Park Arts & Crafts Centre we can announce that the venue is now open for business.  Well, almost. Obviously there is still a lot … Continue reading

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