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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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Helen Hiebert Studio

Does anyone already know this site and follow Helen’s blog?  Our member, Michelle, sent me a link to Helen’s online presence and how glad I am that she did because it is a treasure trove of paper-related info. I first … Continue reading

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Feeling in the doldrums, need a bit of creative encouragement?

It’s time to get moving …………………. Nancy Crawford is an artist and creativity coach who inspires people to explore their own creative process.  Her blog The Creative Commitment is a delight as she explores setting creative goals, breaking through creative … Continue reading

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And here’s the winner ……..

We are thrilled to share with you the winning entry, in the Oriental Painting section at the Royal Easter Show, by our member Evelyne Zuercher Hadfield. Congratulations Evelyne and thanks for letting us use your image.

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Papercraft Challenge

Create a card/invitation or layout and you could be in the running to win.  Entries need to be sent and received by the organisers before June 1  and finalists will be displayed at the Brisbane Scrapbook Expo and Sydney Craft … Continue reading

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Recycling blankets with Jill Elias

The Royal Alexandra Hospital for Children was founded in 1880 and was known at that point as ‘The Sydney Hospital for Sick Children’.  In January 1904 its name was changed when King Edward Vll allowed the word Royal to be … Continue reading

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Thursday in the studio & mezzanine display

by Dinah Beeston On Thursday a group of members gathered at the studio and what a fun day we had. Rhonda was having her first papermaking lesson with Jill, learning all the tricks to making paper using recycled white paper … Continue reading

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