Category Archives: Techniques

North Sydney Children’s Creative Festival 2019

In conjunction with the above festival Primrose Paper Arts offered a day of paper exploration; making, manipulation & mobiles, folding, colouring and mask-making. The turn-out was amazing with children and adults alike having a great time.  In fact, it was … Continue reading

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More bead making from paper

Back in August we posted a paper bead making tutorial produced by JenniBellie (which I personally loved). Our group president, Dinah, sent me a link to a Pinterest account which is showcasing 1,733 paper bead jewellery designs.  Yes, you read … Continue reading

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Children’s Creative Paper Crafts

In conjunction with North Sydney Children’s Creative Festival 2019 Primrose Paper Arts are proud to offer Once again Primrose Paper Arts will open its doors as part of the North Sydney Council  Children’s Creative Festival.  At our studio at Primrose … Continue reading

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Southern meeting: Folded books

At our recent meeting Jill led the group through the intricacies of creating a folded book. With several finished books to refer to plus lots of supplies (including wallpaper samples), and Jill’s tuition, work was soon underway. And everyone finished … Continue reading

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Announcing our up-coming Tips & Tricks sessions

We are pleased to offer our members 2 new events in the coming months. Working with plant fibres Thursday 10th October, 2019 AND Mark making on paper Monday 11th November, 2019 Full details, times, how to register and any materials … Continue reading

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Elaine Witton: A Variation

By Elaine Witton: Being a calligrapher, I wanted to explore the ways that a letter can change its form, from formal lettering to freeform designs.  This piece, based on the traditional form of a Palm Leaf book, contains variations of … Continue reading

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September Special Interest Day

By Dinah Beeston: We had another great Special Interest Day on Thursday. The printing press and the inking table were pulled out and were put in use very quickly.  Syd was working on her photo transfers which resulted in some … Continue reading

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