Monday, August 18, 2014

Lace Contest


 2015 Lace Contest Announcement



IOLI and Doris Southard Lace Guild
announce the lace contest theme.

"Lace on the Prairie"


The richness of Iowa and life on the American prairie is calling you for 2015.  With the use of at least one colored thread, be inspired by this beautiful part of the country. 

Your inspiration can come from the amber waves of grain, the indigenous people of the area, the beautiful wildflowers or the unique prairie animals.
Be inspired by this wonderful part of the country as you explore the contest theme of

"Lace on the Prairie"

CLICK HERE   to download the Lace Contest Entry Form.

CLICK HERE   to download the Lace Contest Rules.
Postmark deadline for submitting entries is on or before July 1, 2015

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Global Fest

Program for August 30, 2014
10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Global Fest


From Facebook page

Held at the:
  • 222 N Chauncey Ave
  • West Lafayette, Indiana 47906
  • U.S.A.

Please note, under demonstrations:   Lacemakers

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

tatting events ...


Zig-Zag Corner Quilts & Baskets
A Garden of Tatting
November 6-8, 2014
Greenfield, Indiana USA

Details for the 14th Annual Tatting Days:  Link HERE


Tatting Workshop
Saturday, October 4, 2014
9am - 4pm
(near) St. Louis, Missouri USA

Details for the Workshop:  Link HERE




C O N T E S T:
for contest details






Tuesday, August 5, 2014

Applications ....

Announcement from 
The Shuttlebirds Tatting Guild:    



The Shuttlebirds Tatting Guild, of Spokane WA, is now accepting teacher applications for our 19th Annual Tatting Days and Workshop. Our theme for 2015 is “A Touch of Victorian Charm”, and the workshop will be held on April 17-18.

Have you:
        Designed a new and/or unique pattern or project?
        Developed a new technique or updated an old one?
        Updated an old pattern with modern techniques?
        Found a pattern or technique that you would like to share?
        Re-invented the wheel?
If yes, we are interested in hearing from you.

We are seeking a mix of creative projects and a variety of techniques for all
skill levels. The patterns do not need to relate to our theme, and may be
original, published, fun, funky innovative, quirky or unique.

Complete information is now available on our website at: www.shuttlebirds.com

Patti Duff
Shuttlebirds Tatting Guild

Sunday, August 3, 2014

Needle Lace: Holiday Ornaments


The next class, following the August meeting, will be needle lace.    The needle lace ornament program will be led by Dagmar F.    Patterns available at previous meeting - or check your e-mail for patterns / attachments.

Participants will have more time for filling stitches if the patterns are prepared ahead of time.  The finished ornament(s) could be used on the Haan Masion wreath we are donating this year.

Ornaments will be sold individually + wreath (unsold ornaments) will be returned to our chapter for future use.

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Images via The Project Gutenberg:    ENCYCLOPEDIA OF NEEDLEWORK BY THÉRÈSE DE DILLMONT


Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Tatted Heart




The July program is:

Georgia Seitz Split Ring Tatted Heart [revisited]

Two shuttles, wound CTM, will be used with Size 20 crochet cotton [recommended]   Please see e-mail and newsletter for details.   







Monday, July 7, 2014

34th Annual Ithaca Lace Day + Conference





The Finger Lakes Lace Guild
presents the
34th Annual Ithaca lace Day + Conference

October 10-13, 2014

Ramada Inn Airport
2310 N Triphammer Rd
Ithaca, NY

"The Saturday exhibitions, sales room + lecture
are FREE and Open to the public.

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Details:

Visit the Finger Lakes lace Guild site, Link HERE





Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Reminder ....

 "A Golden Rush of Lace"



If you are participating in the 2014 Lace Contest

during the IOLI Convention [Sacramento, CA] ...

your entry needs to be postmarked by July 1st.


Lace Contest information - Link HERE.





Sunday, June 8, 2014

June class ...


Following the June meeting, our class will be a
Beaded Amulet Bag.

Members:  Please check your e-mail for supply list (details).   Anne R will bring instructions for both crocheted and knitted amulet bags, using size 10 or size 3 crochet thread/fiber.



Sunday, June 1, 2014

Contest ...


The Shuttlebirds announce their contest for 2015.   The Theme is :  Victorian Charm.   Currently, there are SIX categories - contest open to all tatters.   Attendance at their annual workshop is not required.   For additional details, follow THIS LINK.   

Direct Link:  http://sbspokane.wordpress.com/2014/06/01/a-touch-of-victorian-charm-theme-contest/