Tag Archives: Dinah Beeston

Review: Online T&T 3

Eucalyptus oil print transfer This was a challenge for some of our members and would probably work better face-to-face with Sue. Dinah: I’ve tried a number of methods of transferring photos and struggled with most of them. Sue’s clear directions … Continue reading

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May Virtual Social Day

Still being unable to meet at our venue we held our second virtual social day on Monday. Here’s what some of our members have been doing. Dinah Another virtual social day and I have to decide what to do.  I … Continue reading

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Review: Online T&T 2

Simple printmaking at home Looks like everyone had fun with this challenge.  Here are a selection of the submissions. Elaine:  ‘Winged Goddess’ – Silver printing ink on black Canson Mi-tientes paper Bonnie says:  My first print is way too dark … Continue reading

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Sticking together in tough times

– – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – Are you missing your friends at Primrose Paper Arts? Perhaps you’re feeling a bit isolated? Maybe short on motivation? Do … Continue reading

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Review: Online T&T 1

Tips & Tricks 1: Notan Results Obviously this was a winner as we had finished pieces coming in on the day the project was uploaded. Suzie says:  This was fun – learnt from this that it is better to have … Continue reading

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Expanding our Members Gallery

Our member, Dinah, shares some of her art with us on her new Gallery page. Having travelled extensively Dinah has been exposed to many different cultures and their paper making.  She writes about not only her journeys but also the … Continue reading

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Exploring paper weaving – Part 2

In January I wrote about Dinah’s paper weaving experimentation (Click here to read that article and see her previous work) and  hoped we would get an update on her latest pieces.  She brought some of them to our recent meeting. … Continue reading

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Exploring paper weaving

Yesterday at our group social day I was interested in the paper weaving being done by our member Dinah.  She’s currently one of many people worldwide who are undertaking an on-line paper weaving workshop with Helen Hiebert. Although only part … Continue reading

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PPA: Southern get-together

Last week saw us meeting on the south side of Sydney with some of our slightly more distant members.  The theme was book construction and we had several finished examples to check out as well as some works in progress … Continue reading

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Abaca paper, or should we call it yarn?

Last week our member (and group president) Dinah proudly showed off her just-completed girdle book. So what are girdle books? Simply put, they were originally small portable books worn by medieval European monks, clergymen and aristocratic nobles as a costume … Continue reading

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