Tag Archives: Paper making

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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Tips & Tricks Day: Joomchi

WHEN:  Thursday 12th April, 10am start WHERE:  Primrose Park Art & Craft Centre, Matora Lane, Cremorne, NSW COST:  $10 members, $20 non-members WHAT:  Joomchi Joomchi is an ancient traditional Korean paper technique – creating paper from mulberry bark using just … Continue reading

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The art behind Barichara’s all-female artisanal paper making

Created in 2001 with the aim of financially supporting single-parent women, Fundación San Lorenzo‘s paper-making factory is today the number one employer in Barichara, Columbia – and a lifeline for women in search of a job. In a town where work is … Continue reading

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Exhibition: The Red Project – Up and running!!

On Wednesday our brilliant members finished raising our Red Tent exhibit at the Red Project exhibition at the Coal Loader. Our president, Dinah, writes: “…. it looks absolutely amazing – get down to the Coal Loader to see it in … Continue reading

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Exhibition: The Red Project

We are pleased to be displaying our collaborative project in VENUE 3, along with the opportunity for the public to get involved by participating in our paper-making workshop on Sunday 11th March.

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The Red Project

By Dinah Beeston, PPA President The date for hanging our Red Tent at the Coal Loader Centre for Sustainability is approaching very quickly.  North Sydney Council has invited us to participate in The Red Project celebrating creative women in North … Continue reading

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Tips & Tricks Day

Playing with size noun 1. any of various gelatinous or glutinous preparations made from glue, starch, etc., used for filling the pores of cloth, paper, etc., or as an adhesive ground for gold leaf on books. verb (used with object), … Continue reading

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