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.

Natural Inks and Handmade Brushes

24/10/2021 - 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Stables Studio, Bundoora Victoria

Natural Inks and Handmade Brushes

Sunday October 24, 10am to 4pm Tutors: Gail Stiffe and Sue Cust Cost: $80 Members, $110 Non-members Learn how to make inks from various natural materials including avocado, coffee, walnuts etc then make some beautiful tactile brushes to use with the inks. There will be time allowed in the class to try out the brushes […]

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Japanese Woodblock Printing with Ema Shin

31/10/2021 - 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Stables Studio, Bundoora Victoria

Japanese Woodblock Printing with Ema Shin

  Ema will introduce you to the traditional art of Japanese Woodblock Printing. Bring along your own simple design for one or two colour printing. Learn how to carve your design onto a woodblock and print this onto paper to create original pochi-bukuro. Pochi-bukuro is a traditional Japanese decorative paper envelope for giving New Year’s […]

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Papermaking from Plant Fibre

14/11/2021 - 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Stables Studio, Bundoora Victoria

Papermaking from Plant Fibre

Sunday November 14 2021 10am – 4pm Tutor: Gail Stiffe Cost: $80 members  $110 non-members Applications close November 8 2021 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 […]

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Pillow Basket - Paper Weaving

27/11/2021 - 28/11/2021 - 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Stables Studio, Bundoora Victoria

Pillow Basket - Paper Weaving

Saturday & Sunday November 27 & 28 2021 10am – 4pm Tutor: Anne Thoday Cost: $80 members  $110 non-members Applications close November 22 2021 Learn how to create a beautiful pillow basket by weaving paper strips. Also a member of Basketmakers of Victoria, Anne is combining her basket making skills with her love of paper […]

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