Tag Archives: Paper inclusions

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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Exploring plant fibre paper

Our member, Claire, has been making paper from a mix of recycled cardstock, pulped orange peel & pith, and banana fibre.  Here is a taste of what she has posted on her own blog: Above: cardstock and orange peel being … Continue reading

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dark shadows stronger light

By Sue Davie This paper was made by Jill Elias from recycled mount board, which I purchased at our recent exhibition. I always gravitate to Jill’s handmade papers and this one was particularly interesting due to the texture, tone and … 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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