Tag Archives: Jill Elias

Recycling blankets with Jill Elias

The Royal Alexandra Hospital for Children was founded in 1880 and was known at that point as ‘The Sydney Hospital for Sick Children’.  In January 1904 its name was changed when King Edward Vll allowed the word Royal to be … Continue reading

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Workshop: ART ATTACK! – results

Children’s paper making Review by Dinah Beeston: On Thursday 15 young people came to the studio for a papermaking workshop organised by Mosman Art Gallery, in conjunction with Primrose Paper Arts. First of all Jill talked to them about paper … Continue reading

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Workshop: Paper Moulded Forms – results

Our adult beginner papermaking and moulding workshop (details here) was a huge success this week.  The studio was buzzing, the participants were enthused and the Primrose Paper Arts volunteers were there in numbers helping everyone to achieve great results. And, … 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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Kids holiday workshop

On Thursday we had a small but very enthusiastic group of children at the studio for the holiday papermaking workshop. Our member, Jill Elias, showed them how to make plain A5 sheets of paper in white and yellow pulp, and … Continue reading

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