Papermaking Masterclass


Be guided through the full process of papermaking and create a selection of botanical papers to take home.

The workshop will begin with an introduction to papermaking and then go on to cover more advanced techniques including multiple couching, tear-through and special textures. Lead by Zela Bissett, a local artist, academic, activist and author.

Ages: 16+ years

Tea and coffee provided. Participants to bring own lunch.

Bookings essential. Book online here

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This workshop is part of Birdlands, an exhibition by Zela Bissett celebrating our region’s diverse birdlife, and Paper: All Stitched Up exhibition, a contemporary view of papermaking and paper art by 22 members of the Papermakers and Artists Qld. Both exhibitions are on display 22 February – 23 March 2024.

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