Papermakers of Victoria

Workshops

We run a broad program of paper focused workshops each year. Skilled tutors help you develop new skills during a day of information and fun. To register for an upcoming workshop, please select your preferred workshop below and complete the registration form.
If you are interested in an introduction to papermaking, please contact the Workshop Coordinator.

    COLOURING PAPER WITH NATURAL DYES

    Date & Time: 15 Sep 2019 - 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
    Cost: $80.00 for members, $120.00 for non-members.

    Tutor: Gail Stiffe www.gailstiffe.info

    In this workshop we will explore ways of colouring paper with natural dyes. We will also discuss the ways in which dyes and pigments differ and how they can be applied to paper and paper pulp. Materials used for dyeing include oxalis flowers, avocado pips, loquat leaves, onionskins and gum leaves.

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    FROM PLANT TO PAPER

    Date & Time: 19 Oct 2019 - 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
    Cost: $80.00 for members, $120.00 for non-members.

    Tutor: Gail Stiffe www.gailstiffe.info

    Learn how to turn common garden plants and weeds into paper. Learn techniques for harvesting, preparation, cooking, beating and sheet forming. Paper can be made from cumbungi, NZ Flax, grasses, red hot poker and many barks. The morning will be spent preparing fibre and the afternoon making many sheets of paper from different fibres. The paper is suitable for collage, cards and some for writing on. Suitable for beginners and those who have done some papermaking.

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    Button Hole Book

    Date & Time: 9 Nov 2019 &pm11p; 10 Nov 2019 - 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
    Cost: $160.00 for members, $200.00 for non-members.

    Tutor: Barb Adams barbadams.com

    This two day workshop will provide a day of making your own print blocks and learning a Button Hole Binding. There will be an opportunity to work with a theme making and sharing your print blocks to enhance your book. You will make one or two books of different shapes and sizes.

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    Further information

    If you have difficulty registering for a workshop, or have any questions, please contact the Workshop Coordinator.

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