Tag Archives: Claire Brach

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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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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The (nearly) fought over monoprint

The internal musings of a Primrose Paper Arts member By Claire Brach It seems longer, but was in fact only 2 weeks ago that all members exhibiting in our Shadow and Light exhibition got together to deliver their artworks and … Continue reading

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In the studio: Experimenting with larger paper

By Claire Brach My paper making journey has mainly consisted of making sheets not much bigger than A4 or 30cm square and I’ve been keen to make some larger sheets.  So Robert and I had a day in the studio … Continue reading

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Thursday in the studio & mezzanine display

by Dinah Beeston On Thursday a group of members gathered at the studio and what a fun day we had. Rhonda was having her first papermaking lesson with Jill, learning all the tricks to making paper using recycled white paper … Continue reading

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Plant fibre paper making: Strelitzia

Under Jill’s tutelage Claire had her first go at making plant fibre paper.  Using prepared Strelitzia as shown in our previous post she took the cooked, rinsed and bagged fibres home to finish off the process. Having borrowed a portable … Continue reading

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