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.


    Date & Time: 9 Feb 2020 - 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
    Cost: $80.00 for members, $100.00 for non-members.

    Tutor: Barb Adams
    Members $80 Non members $100

    Registrations close: Thursday 30 January

    This workshop will introduce you to the skill of hand papermaking with recycled pulp of different colours.
    You will learn about the preparation and choice of materials for pulp, how to form a sheet of paper and the pressing and drying of your paper.
    Pulp will be provided by the tutor.
    This workshop would also be suitable for papermakers who can make paper and want to extend their skills.


    Hanji Papercraft

    Date & Time: 14 Mar 2020 &pm03p; 15 Mar 2020 - 10:00 PM - 04:00 PM
    Cost: $160.00 for members, $200.00 for non-members.

    Tutor: Jan Coveney
    Members $160, non members $200

    Registrations close 1 March 2020

    This workshop is suited to all abilities. Learn the basics of Hanji by cutting different shapes out of cardboard and assembling them. Participants will acquire a good knowledge of what Hanji paper is, its origins, strength and practicalities as well as discovering a completely new craft. Those who participate in the workshop will take home two completely different Hanji items that they have made and have the skills to continue doing this unique paper craft.



    Date & Time: 17 May 2020 - 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
    Cost: $80.00 for members, $120.00 for non-members.

    Tutor: Gail Stiffe
    Cost $80 members $100 non members
    Applications close 5 May

    Learn about the history of watermarks and how to make permanent and temporary watermarks for your own moulds. Make watermarks from a variety of materials and use them for identification and as an artform.


    Further information

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