Category Archives: Techniques

Awagami Orizome-shi paper-dyeing demo

Those very creative people from the Awagami factory have posted this interesting video earlier this year.  Unfortunately there’s no narration but you should still be able to pick up some tips. Webmaster note: I just can’t work out what the … Continue reading

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Exhibition: Reuse

Primrose Paper Arts are pleased to invite you to visit our current exhibition: 3rd August – 4th September, 2017 Reuse inTransit Art Space North Sydney Council Chambers 1st Floor, 200 Miller Street North Sydney Viewing times: Monday to Friday 9am-5pm … Continue reading

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Recycled prints

By Claire Brach I’ve recently been playing with some of my old print proofs and have pulped them into new paper to experiment with. My first attempt – which you can follow in full here – resulted in these A4 … Continue reading

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Book making workshop with Peter Stanford

By  PPA member, Peter Stanford The Embroiders Guild, Blue Mountains branch invited me to teach a workshop for 2 days to make a Coptic stitched book and a box to put that book in. I had 9 students and all … 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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Chuck Close – Papermaking Time Lapse

This fabulous video from 2010 has just been brought to our attention.  Definitely not one to be missed. 6 hours of papermaking in 8 minutes. Stenciled handmade paper print of Roy Lichtenstein. Featured in the Corcoran Gallery of Art for … 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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