Category Archives: Workshops

Jette Clover workshop opportunity

In this workshop participants will work with both paper and textile and the combination of these two materials.  Through a variety of exercises they will explore visual and physical layering in compositions and experiment with different collage techniques. Experimentation is … Continue reading

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And a little more fun with silk products ……

The silk paper workshop had Helen Lo thinking further than making paper with her materials. So by pulling out, twisting and dyeing a silk hankie she was able to create a variegated green yarn, to be wrapped around wire to … Continue reading

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A fun day making ‘paper’ from silk

By PPA member, Claire Brach Last weekend 11 very enthusiastic Primrose Paper Arts members and friends turned up at the centre eager to learn how to turn silk fibres into paper.  Strictly speaking I shouldn’t be using the word paper, … Continue reading

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Chinese Art Course

This is the latest of the Institute’s practical courses, exploring the most celebrated aspects of Chinese culture.  An Introduction to Chinese Art is an eight-week course which offers insights into the essence of Chinese art and aesthetics. The course will … Continue reading

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Workshop: Turning silk into ‘paper’

Working with Silk with Claire Brach Saturday May 12 2018 Venue:  Primrose Park Art & Craft Centre, Cremorne Further details, more images and booking form:  Click here In this workshop you will explore the properties of gummed silk strippings, how … Continue reading

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Workshop Opportunities: Art in Action

The Combined Art Societies of Sydney Inc. bring you a range of workshops designed to improve and grow your art practice.  Click here for full details and booking form.

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Joomchi Tips and Tricks session

By PPA  member Anne Numont: I gleaned some beautiful experiments at last week’s Joomchi workshop at Primrose Paper Arts. First time at it! Joomchi is a Korean technique of transforming Hanji (Korean handmade mulberry paper) into a tough and soft … Continue reading

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