Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Lace Bits . . . Bulletin Board

Lace Events:
edited 15 April 2019 

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.

Great Lakes Lace
Group  Inc.
Spring Fling Retreat 
May 2, 3, 4, and 5, 2019
Pleasant Lake, MI
Lace Vacation
November 8, 9, 10, 2019
Pleasant Lake, MI
Link HERE for details.  

 Shuttlebirds Tatting Guild, of Spokane WA
23rd Annual Tatting Workshop and Retreat
Ross Point Camp + Conference Cntr, Post Falls, Idaho
May 2 – 5, 2019
Our theme will be ‘Beach Blanket Bingo’.
Link HERE for blog.   Link HERE for FB site.

New England Lace Group
Annual Retreat + Workshops
May 16-19, 2019
Andover, Massachusetts

Heritage Village Lace Guild 

The 31st Annual Lace Day

Saturday and Sunday

June 1st and 2nd, 2019

3755 Tonawanda Creek Road 
Amherst, NY 14228 United States

Floral Bucks Lace Workshop
June 15 - 16, 2019
Downer's Grove, Illinois
Link HERE - for details
[ and check out the FREE patterns, too.   Link HERE ]

 2nd Annual Tatting Corner Tat Days 2019
Theme:  The Wild Life of Tatting
July 11, 2019 8am - July 13, 2019 6pm EDT
Best Western Plus, 2114 E. 59th Street, Anderson, Indiana
Link HERE for guild dates/times.

2019 Tat Days
 September 5-8, 2019
Toccoa, GA

Tat Days 2020 Theme - "Tatting the Rainbow"  
Dates = September 3-6 (Labor Day is 7th.)

Fringe Tatters, Cambridge, ON
September 27-28, 2019
Tat Days
 Hilton Garden in Cambridge Ontario

 Lace Embrace*

October 5, 2019
"Seasons of Lace"
Summer Sizzle:  Gone Fishin'
Link HERE for details

*It is also our 25th annual event and we are planning a big celebration!  Our event is always free and we give every attendee a goodie bag!  Everyone is welcome!!

Annual Ithaca Lace Day
Sponsored by the Finger Lakes Lace Guild
2019:   Ithaca Lace Day
Ithaca Lace Day is generally the Saturday before Columbus Day*, at the Clarion Inn (formerly the Ramada Inn Airport) in Ithaca, New York, on Triphammer Road in front of The Shops at Ithaca Mall.
-- web site, link HERE.

October 12-14, 2019

Link HERE - workshops
Link HERE - exhibits
[ btw, while you are visiting this site, make sure to check out

the FREE lace patterns.   Link HERE. ]

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.

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

Website link - HERE
Facebook page link - HERE
Details HERE.
Group Info HERE.

February 15-17, 2019
 The conference is being held at the Crowne Plaza 
(3131 South Bristol, Costa Mesa, CA 92626)

Finger Lakes Tatting Conference 2019
April 5-7, 2019
Lodi Firehouse, Route 414, Lodi, NY


North Carolina Regional Lacers
Annual Lace Day and 30th Anniversary
April 13, 2019
Robert & Pearl Seymour Center
Chapel Hill, NC -- http://ncrlacers.org/

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

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Small Lace Samples

Small Lace Samples are needed for 
Lafayette Lacemaker cards.

Particularly needed are those that do not use a variegated modern thread.

Please give them to Cathy.  Many are needed to hand out at community events.


Thursday, April 11, 2019

April meeting + program

Following our April business meeting, the program will be on
Macrame and Micro-macrame.   
Anne R. provided a list of supplies needed --- Members, please check your e-mail for details..

Monday, April 1, 2019

International Tatting Day

April 1st is

Celebrate by eating chocolates,
and creating tatted lace!

The pattern in photograph is from Learn to Tat by Jeannette Baker