For those who love hand made lace.
In this workshop, Victoria will teach beginners how to create edgings and a beautiful scarf flower motif.
Knots and Loops- The Fundamental Units in Needle Lace Techniques
Increasing Loops in a Row
Decreasing Loops in a Row
Casting on New Color or Adding More Thread
Good Practice with Tail Ends and Casting On
Undoing Knots and Mistakes
The Effects of Layering
The Effects of Outlining
Creating Large Loops Similar in Size
Edging template, pattern/basic techniques instructions, ribbon
Please gather the following materials before class starts:
Participants must bring their own sharp scissor (Fiskar brand recommended), seam ripper, desk lamps if you have trouble seeing.
Corresponding Needle Size to Thread Size:
#22 Tapestry Needle - Lizbeth Thread #40
#20 Tapestry Needle - Lizbeth Thread #20
#18 Tapestry Needle - Lizbeth Thread #10
#16 Tapestry Needle - Lizbeth Thread #3
Book will be available for purchase during the workshop:
$35 - Flowers in Threads: Needle Lace for Beginners
$35 - Flowers in Threads: Intermediate and Advanced Patterns for Needle Lace
Credit card accepted online only. Use code: holdship if you will be at the workshop to pick up book.
(A digital version is also available as a non-printable pdf for purchase.)
Cash and checks are accepted to pay for supplies to use during class or to purchase a copy of the book in person.
To get sample Lizbeth Thread from Handy Hand, request a catalog:
The sample may be size 3 or size 10 threads.