Workshops

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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.

2020/21 Membership

01/07/2020 - 30/06/2021 - All Day



Join and share the collected knowledge and experience of over 25 years an incorporated and dedicated group of papermakers and paper artists. Membership applications and renewals are now open for the 2020/2021 year. Please use the form below to apply or renew your membership.

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General Meeting 6 February 2021

06/02/2021 - 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Box Hill Community Arts Centre, Box Hill VIC


Papermakers of Victoria first General Meeting for 2021 will be held on Saturday 6 February. The business meeting will be held from 12.30pm until 1.30pm. Following this will be afternoon tea and the opportunity for general chat. We will reconvene at 2.30pm for a show and tell so all attendees will be asked to bring […]

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Indigo and Rust

27/02/2021 - 28/02/2021 - 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Stables Studio, Bundoora Victoria

Indigo and Rust

Saturday and Sunday 27 & 28 February 2021 10am-4pm Tutor: Barb Adams Cost: $160 for members and $200 for non-members Registrations close 11 February 2021During this 2 session workshop, the fascinating process of dyeing in the Indigo vat will be explored in detail. You will also learn how this reacts with rust.  On the first day […]

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Tshirts and Jeans to Paper

21/03/2021 - 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Stables Studio, Bundoora Victoria

Tshirts and Jeans to Paper

Sunday 21 March 2021 10 am – 4 pm Tutor: Gail Stiffe Applications close 6 March. Turn your T-shirts and jeans into fine paper instead of sending to landfill. Learn how to use a Hollander Beater to turn all sorts of natural fabrics into high quality pulp and make extra strong acid free paper. Any […]

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Watermarks

25/04/2021 - 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Stables Studio, Bundoora Victoria

Watermarks

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 art form.

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Hanji Lamp Three Days

15/05/2021 - 17/05/2021 - 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Hands on Paper Studio, Glen Iris Victoria

Hanji Lamp Three Days

15 to 17 May 10 am to 4 pm Tutor: Jan Coveney Participants will acquire a good knowledge of what Hanji paper and craft is, its origins, strengths and practicalities as well as discovering a completely new craft and set of skills.   (They may then wish to compare it with the papers they are currently […]

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Natural Inks and Handmade Brushes

15/08/2021 - 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Stables Studio, Bundoora Victoria

Natural Inks and Handmade Brushes

Tutors: Gail Stiffe and Sue Cust Learn how to make inks from various natural materials including avocado, tea, acorns etc then make some brushes to use with the inks.

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