Wednesday, September 19, 2018

October announcement


Members of the Lafayette Lacemakers will be demonstrating lace at





will be October 6-7, 2018.
Fort Quiatenon
3129 So. River Road
West Lafayette, IN 47906

Directions

Fort Ouiatenon is located at 3129 S. River Road, West Lafayette, IN 47906. If you are coming from the:
  • North – Take I-65 to exit 178 and turn south on North River Road. In West Lafayette, cross State Street and continue on South River Road for approximately 1 mile. At the intersection with US231, proceed through the traffic signal and continue on South River Road. Proceed south for approximately 2 miles.
  • East – Take I-65 to exit 172 and head westbound on South Street. Take South Street (becoming Columbia Street) through Lafayette and cross the Wabash River (becoming State Street) to the intersection with River Road. Turn left on South River Road and proceed for approximately 1 mile. At the intersection with US231, proceed through the traffic signal and continue on South River Road. Proceed south for approximately 2 miles.
  • South – Take US231 North across the Wabash River and turn left at the first traffic signal after crossing the river on to South River Road. Proceed south for approximately 2 miles.
  • West – Take Indiana SR 26 to the intersection with US 231. Turn right on US 231 South. Continue south on US 231 for approximately 2 miles. Turn right at the traffic signal on to South River Road. Proceed south for approximately 2 miles.

Friday, August 24, 2018

September Lace Demonstration



There will be NO business meeting or program in September. 

We are demonstrating lace
Sept 8th 
10am - 4pm

 at Prophetstown State Park ....  

PROPHETSTOWN STATE PARK 

Mapping address: 

5545 Swisher Road

West Lafayette, IN 47906




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Questions and comments can
be directed to LafayetteLacemakers@gmail.com


Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Bulletin Board

Lace Events:
-- updated Sep 9, 2018

Sunday, July 22 - Saturday, July 28, 2018 
San Antonio, Texas


Save the Dates:
2019 IOLI Convention 
Co-hosted with the Walla Walla Lacy Lacers and
Shuttlebirds Tatting Guild
July 21-27, 2019, Spokane Valley, WA

The 2019 Convention Hotel is Mirabeau Park Hotel in Spokane Valley, WA
Link HERE for details.




June 22 & 23 2018 -  Torchon Lace Workshop with Sylvie Nguyen. 
Link to details HERE
Check out THIS LINK, to see photos from this event.
[ and check out the FREE patterns, too.   Link HERE ]




Link HERE for FB group, photos of Tat Days 2018
Link HERE for guild dates/times.
Save the Dates:
 2nd Annual Tatting Corner Tat Days 2019
July 11, 2019 8am - July 13, 2019 6pm EDT




Details HERE.
Group Info HERE.



  Link HERE for details.
[ and link HERE for favourite patterns ]

Save the Dates:  2019 Tat Days Theme 
"Tatting Tail Tales
Tentatively Tat Days 2019: September 5-8
Toccoa, GA



Greater Milwaukee Tatting 
Link HERE for details.
Link here for photos!





21st Annual Lace-In
The members of the Hedgehog Lace Guild invite you to attend.  
Offering a variety of lace classes.
September 8-9, 2018



Fringe Tatters Tat Days
13th "Fall Into Tatting" Weekend
September 21 - 22, 2018

Theme:  Bling it On!


Link here for details.

Annual Milanese at the Museum Workshop
w/Louise Colgan Oct 6-8, 2018
Link HERE - workshops
Link HERE - exhibits
[ btw, while you are visiting this site, make sure to check out
the FREE lace patterns.   Link HERE. ]



38th Annual Ithaca Lace Day
Sponsored by the Finger Lakes Lace Guild
Friday, Saturday, Sunday, & Monday 
October 5, 6, 7 & 8th, 2018 ....
-- web site, link HERE.

Portland Annual Lace Day 
will be Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018 at the Milwaukie Community Center
 5440 SE Kellogg Creek Drive, Milwaukie, OR
Link HERE for details



Lace Embrace

Link HERE for details
Theme for 2018
​Seasons of Lace:
Spring Showers (Bring Flowers)



Great Lakes Lace
Group  Inc.
Lace Vacation
November 9, 10, and 11, 2018


Link HERE for details.  



 Shuttlebirds Tatting Guild, of Spokane WA
23rd Annual Tatting Workshop and Retreat
May 2 – 5, 2019
Our theme will be ‘Beach Blanket Bingo’.
Link HERE for blog.   Link HERE for FB site.



Tartu 2020
19th OIDFA Congress: 31st July to 2nd August, 2020
There will be a competition with the theme ‘Fairy Tale’; 
closing date for entries: 30th April 2020.

Monday, August 6, 2018

Program Update - August Edited post

Edited 8 8 11:15am

Following the monthly business meeting, the ornament theme program will begin:


Our holiday ornament, theme program has been changed.   Members, bring your favorite holiday patterns to share.   
Bette is going to share a pattern of a 3D Bunny.  It is a bobbin lace pattern.  She will bring the pattern on cardstock.

To create the 3D bunny, participants will need Bockens 35/2 linen, perle cotton + cookie pillow ( pricking is apx 10" long ) , straight pins, crochet hook for sewing, etc.  

Members - keep an eye on your e-mail for pricking + additional information.


Lafayette Lacemakers meet at 9 a.m.
on the
Second Saturday
of each month

During the TAF renovations (probably a year), 
we will be meeting at the TCHA History Center, 
located at the NW corner of Columbia  and 6th Streets in Lafayette 
(just 2 blocks south of the TAF building where we used to meet).  

Currently, there is no sign on the TCHA History Center.  
The building is  across the street from the 
Lafayette City Hall and Police Station which do have signs.

On-street parking has no time limit on Saturdays; however, keep in mind, there is a
Farmers  Market in the morning, one block west of the History Center.     

In addition to on on-street parking spaces, there is FREE parking on Saturday
 at the Columbia Block Parking Facility, 
(located south of Columbia Street -- one block west of the TCHA History Center) 
 
Columbia Block Parking Facility
18 No Fifth St
Lafayette, IN   

Enter the History Building on the east side, on the 6th Street side.  
Doors to the building open at 8:45am, meeting begins at 9am, followed by program.  






Monday, July 9, 2018

July Meeting + Program


The July program (following business meeting) is a Lace In.   Please bring anything you have in progress, including the June sampler (Intro to Estonian knitted lace).   Maybe create some DooDads aka Doodles to share at community events.

 Tatted DooDads aka Doodles are needed for 
Lafayette Lacemaker business cards 
Please give them to Cathy --- many are needed to hand out at community events. 
Patterns and details are in the newsletter.   



Lafayette Lacemakers meet at 9 a.m.
on the
Second Saturday
of each month

During the TAF renovations (probably a year), 
we will be meeting at the TCHA History Center, 
located at the NW corner of Columbia  and 6th Streets in Lafayette 
(just 2 blocks south of the TAF building where we used to meet).  

Currently, there is no sign on the TCHA History Center.  
The building is  across the street from the 
Lafayette City Hall and Police Station which do have signs.

On-street parking has no time limit on Saturdays; however, keep in mind, there is a
Farmers  Market in the morning, one block west of the History Center.     

In addition to on on-street parking spaces, there is FREE parking on Saturday
 at the Columbia Block Parking Facility, 
(located south of Columbia Street -- one block west of the TCHA History Center) 
 
Columbia Block Parking Facility
18 No Fifth St
Lafayette, IN   

Enter the History Building on the east side, on the 6th Street side.  
Doors to the building open at 8:45am, meeting begins at 9am, followed by program.  


Questions?   Comments?    Please contact Lafayette Lacemakers.


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First photograph and 
Final photograph by Cathy K

Saturday, June 30, 2018

We are grateful ....


Thank you to our dedicated 2016-2018 officers Carolyn, Charlotte, Chris, + Cathy, 
for the planning, organizing, and leadership of Lafayette Lacemakers.   Job well done!!!

Welcome to our newly elected 2018-2020 officers:

Bette Carson-Mogridge
President

Anne Reaves
1st Vice President
Program Chair

Brenda Lambert
2nd Vice President
Community Projects Chair

Cathy Kozlowski
Secretary / Treasurer

Thank you for your dedication to managing our chapter for the next two years.   







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Photograph by Cathy K







Sunday, June 24, 2018

July Lace Demonstrations

Edited 16 July 2018 @ 10am


Members of the Lafayette Lacemakers will be
demonstrating ....... 


2671 W Clark Street
Rensselaer, IN 47978

Community Building

(Highway 114 between Rensselaer and I-65)

Sunday, July 15th
2-5:00 p.m.

(3-6:00pm Lafayette time)

Link to Carol's Butterfly pattern --- HERE.  
 [page is Under Construction]

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Canal Park
1030 W Washington St
DelphiIN 46923
 

Saturday, July 7 
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
&
Sunday, July 8
1-4:00 p.m.



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with comments and questions .....

Photograph at top of post is by Cathy K






Monday, June 18, 2018

Membership, Lace Challenge, Programs

Reminder:  Membership dues

It is time to Renew your Membership.

2018-19
Annual Dues are $10.00.

Please contact 
Membership Chair
with comments/questions



New members are welcome!

Lafayette Lacemakers, Inc.,  is open to people interested in any aspect of lace
and lacemaking.  We extend our invitation to you to become better acquainted with lace.

Annual dues are
$10.00 per year

(July through June)
Lafayette Lacemakers provides support + resources for new lacemakers.  
Becoming a member of the lace group 
will not only put you in touch with other lace makers, 
but keep you up-to-date on what is happening in the lace world.


Benefits of Membership

Upcoming Programs:
July:  Lace-In.  (Anything in progress, including Introduction to Estonian knitted lace (June program). 
August:  led by Bette.  Holiday ornaments in any technique.  Bring any patterns or finished ones.
September:  No meeting or program.   Lace demo / community event on Sept 8th, TBA.
October:  Knitted Lace, led by Anne.  (either more Estonian or Shetland)
November:  Heart patterns in any technique.  Bring finished ones and patterns.
December:  No meeting - Holiday party
2019
January:  Lace-in (Heart patterns in any technique, anything in progress)
February:  Knitted Lace (topic to be selected)

MEMBERS:  Please bring more ideas for future meetings.  Keep an eye on your email for further details.

Theme:  Jewelry
Participants:  Members of Lafayette Lacemakers
Technique:  Open to any lacemaking technique

MEMBERS:  Check you e-mail for additional guidelines.

Community Outreach:
July 7-8:  Canal Days Festival (Delphi, IN)
July 15:  Jasper Co Fair (Rensselaer, IN)
Sept 8:  TBA
Oct 6-7:  Feast of the Hunters' Moon (West Lafayette, IN)




Rosemarie's Heart Pattern

© Rosemarie Peel January 2007


Link HERE to the tatted heart pattern (photograph above).