Category Archives: Paper

Testing ideas with denim paper

By PPA member Harriet Watts Here are some shots of Steph and I making large A2 denim sheets at PPA recently (mid August) using the large vat and hydraulic press. It was great fun but after a long day we … Continue reading

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North Sydney Children’s Festival: Workshop opportunity

Don’t forget our children’s papermaking mini workshops running on: Sunday 22nd October 11am – 3pm Click here for more details.

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Children’s papermaking: Sunday 22nd October

North Sydney Children’s Festival Where:  Civic Park When:   Saturday 28 October Theme: Art Meets Science. Along with the festival North Sydney Council has organised Children’s Week Creative Workshops from 21st to 28th October.  Click here for the full range. Primrose … Continue reading

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Paper casting experimentation

by Claire Brach I thought I’d share my first experimentation in paper casting.  Our member, Robert, made his own molds and cast some excellent shapes at our recent social day (see previous post) and I’ve been hankering to have a … Continue reading

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September Social Day

We had a very industrious get together this week, and everyone was super busy.  Let’s have a look at what some of us were up to. Soyoun Our new member Soyoun was eager to get started and learn how to … Continue reading

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Paper models: Lee Ji-hee

Amongst the paper models created by Korean artist Lee Ji-hee is a range of old film cameras, recreating the details of their every mechanism through expertly folded paper.  Although his paper cameras match the original in every aspect of their … Continue reading

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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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