Lace Days 2017
Exhibit of Handmade Lace
by Chapter Members
Saturday November 4, 2017
10 am to 3pm
BPO Elks Westwood Lodge
523 Kinderkamack Road
Westwood, NJ 07675
Lace Making Demonstrations
Kathy Kirchner - Holly Van Sicher
Books and Supplies for Bobbin Lace, Tatting, Crochet knitting
Introduction To Bobbin Lace
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Pre-registration is required for this class.
Fee: $25 to be paid to the teacher.
Join the class and learn the basic skills of making lace!
Enter the delightful world of bobbin lace making. Learn basic bobbin lace skills while working on a lace project that can be completed during class. Fee includes materials and rental of a kit.
Learn Belgian Laces
with Kumiko Nagasaki
Binche, Flanders, Paris, Duchesse
Thursday, Friday, Sunday, and Monday
November 2, 3, 5, and 6 2017
Kumiko is an internationally renowned Bobbin Lace teacher and designer. She has studied at the Kantcentrum in Bruges and continues to be involved by designing patterns for their magazine, Kant. Kumiko has published many pattern books and folios. The latest, Kumiko's Duchesse, includes a CD with pictures of how to execute the beautiful patterns. Kumiko will teach Binche, Flanders, Duchesse, Paris and Binche design
Pre-Registration is required.
Previous lace making experience is necessary.
Fee: $50 per day, minimum of 3 days.
Sign up for all 4 days at a reduced cost of $175
Learn Idrija Lace
with Pat Morris
Sunday, November 5, 2017
9:00am to 4:00pm
The craft of bobbin lace-making occupies a very important place in the history and life of Idrija, Slovenia. Idrija housewives began to make lace as early as 1696. It has traveled to many parts of the world as a handcraft and art project.
Previous lace making experience is necessary
Fee: $35, includes lunch.
Download and mail in the registration form.