Schedule


2017 WORKSHOPS AND COURSES SCHEDULE         Follow New School of Lace on Facebook  


Ongoing weekly classes 2017

New classes start in September – all skill levels:

  • Bobbin Lace in Fibre
  • Bobbin Lace in Wire
  • Needle Lace in Wire
  • Needle Lace Jewellery

Fall Courses :

  • COURSE I – 5 weeks – September/October
  • COURSE II – 6 weeks course November/December

Classes are held in my studio in Ocean Park, South Surrey. Small classes (maximum of 3 lacemakers in the class) offer individualized instruction and full support tailored for each student. Some homework is recommended between the weekly sessions.

Dates and times : 

  • Monday evenings 6:30-9:00pm  
    COURSE I – Sept. 11, 18, 25, Oct. 2 and 9 – CLASS FULL
    COURSE II – Nov 6, 13, 20. 27, Dec 4 and 11 – ONE SPOT AVAILABLE
  • Wednesday mornings 10:30am-1:00pm  
    COURSE I – Sept. 6, 20, 27, Oct. 4 and 11  – ONE SPOT AVAILABLE
    COURSE II – Nov 8, 15, 22, 29, Dec 6 and 13 –  SOME DATES AVAILABLE
  • Wednesday afternoons 1:30-4:00pm
    COURSE I – Sept. 6, 20, 27, Oct. 4 and 11
    COURSE II – Nov 8, 15, 22, 29, Dec 6 and 13
  • Additional classes open on demand – please contact me by e-mail:  laceaway at gmail dot com  or by phone  778  288  0720 if other times would suit you better.

Tuition :
$20/hour prepaid for the whole course (5 weeks course: $250; 6 weeks course: $300)

Tools for beginners:
All lacemaking tools are provided. Beginner’s kit for wire lace is  $75, beginner’s kit for fibre lace is $175

Materials :
All instruction printed materials are included in the tuition. Materials for beginners are included in the tool kit. Other specialty materials (lacemaking thread, lacemaking wire, bobbins, pins, etc.) are available for purchase in the studio.

Workshops 2017

  • November 25 (Saturday) 10:30am – 5:30pm, one day workshop
    “Christmas Ornament”
    – bobbin lace in wire
    Ocean Park Community Hall, South Surrey, BC
    Registration Deadline: November 3rd, 2017
  • September 16 (Saturday) 10:30am – 5:30pm, one day workshop
    “Bookworm Bookmark”
     – bobbin lace in wire
    Ocean Park Community Hall, South Surrey, BC
    Registration Deadline: September 1st, 2017
  • July 29 (Saturday) 10:30am – 5:30pm, one day workshop
    “Hummingbird” – bobbin lace in wire
  • May 28 (Sunday)  10:30am – 5:30pm, one day workshop
    “May Flowers”  – Flower Earrings for beginners or Flower Ring for lacemakers with more experience
    Bobbin Lace in Wire with Beads
  • April 25 (Tuesday) 1:00 – 4:00pm BC Lace Getaway – Workshop TesseLace (Intermediate Level)
    Wire Lace Supplies sale
  • April 22 (Saturday) 1 – 4:00pm Needle Lace Pendant: Spring Blossoms – Workshop for beginners
    Open the door to the world of lace in a fun and engaging way as you learn to make delicate, contemporary needle lace using wire and beads.
    Surrey Museum, Surrey, BC
  • April 22 (Saturday) 10am – 12noon  Metal Lace – Past, Present and Future – slide show talk
    Join well-known lace maker, Lenka Suchanek, for a talk and slide show showcasing lacemaking with gold and silver and its potential for contemporary art and design.
    Surrey Museum, Surrey, BC
  • March 18 (Saturday)  9:30am – 5:00pm   One day workshop at FIBRESWEST 2017
    “Wire Lace Easter Eggs” Unique handmade decorations from wire and beads  (Beginners & Intermediate Level)
    Cloverdale Exhibition Grounds, Surrey, BC
  • March 17 & 18 (Friday & Saturday) the 9th annual FibresWest, creative fibre event for all ages
    Wire Lace Supplies sales and New School of Lace display
    Cloverdale Exhibition Grounds, Surrey, BC
  • February 18 (Saturday)  10:30am – 5:30pm One day workshop
    “Two Hearts Are More Than One” Wire lace pendant or hanging art object (Intermediate level)
    Ocean Park Community Hall, South Surrey, BC
  • January 14 (Saturday)  10:30am – 5:30pm One day workshop “Sparkle!”  Wire lace earrings or art object
    (Beginner & Intermediate Level)
    Ocean Park Community Hall, South Surrey, BC

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