Bobbin Lace in Fibre #1

Weekly class: Bobbin Lace – Level I – Introduction
Starting date:  ongoing, start when you are ready
Time: flexibleBobbin Lace for Beginners
Location:
Ocean Park, Surrey, BC
6 sessions fee:
$300.00 (materials included)

Introduction to handmade bobbin lace covers the first steps in lacemaking, that are surprisingly easy. Just two basic moves open door to endless variety of patterns! Gradual instruction accommodates thorough understanding and promotes acquisition of good lacemaking habits. Each lacemaker gets individual attention and instruction takes in account different learning styles. Topics covered in the first course include: introduction to lacemaking tools and materials, winding thread on bobbins, preparing lacemaking template, basic moves of cross and twist, basic stitches – cloth stitch, half stitch, whole stitch; footside and headside; braids and picots. Finished class project can be framed as a lace picture.

 Required Tools:
Lacemaking kit for beginners – lacemaking pillow with a cover cloth, 24 torchon bobbins (or similar), pins – bring your own or available for $150.00

Information and registration:

Contact Lenka at  778 . 288 . 0720  or by e-mail at  laceaway  at  gmail  dot  com

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: