Category Archives: Print-making

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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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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Artists’ Book Award

2019 acquisitions are currently on display as part of the larger exhibition Artists’ books are an art form, and every two years since 2011 Manly Library has held an Artists’ Book Award attracting entries from around the world. All selected … Continue reading

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Dyeing from nature

By Claire Brach Earlier this week I visited a friend who lives on a 5 acre property for a day of natural dyeing.  Having both attended a 5 day plant dyeing workshop in January we were eager to extend our … Continue reading

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Printing on handmade paper

Our member Claire has been printing on some of her handmade paper.  She says: “Although I enjoy creating paper from a variety of materials including plant fibres, old mountboard, teabags and so on, my favourite is always from offcuts of … Continue reading

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Paper bits and pieces

By Webmaster I’m just back from the most amazing trip to Italy and thought I’d share a few of the paper related bits and pieces I found during my tour.  Although short of individual time to wander (as this was … Continue reading

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Brenda Livermore: Moth Book

You may remember our September social day post where Brenda was working on the layout of a Moth Book. This collaborative project has now been completed and is being exhibited as part of the Warringah Printmakers annual exhibition open every … Continue reading

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