Workshop: “Victorian Black Lace Brooch”
Pre-requisite: Bobbin Lace in Wire – Workshop #1, 2 or 3 or previous lacemaking experience in fibre is helpful but not necessary. There will be one pattern available for a complete beginners.
Class project: Brooch
Description: Join the class to learn how to make fine black lace, embellish it with jet crystals and finish it as a brooch. The workshop is design to suit beginners as well as lacemakers with some experience with wire. Instruction will cover braids, picots, leafs and basket weave cloth stitch with a special attention to handling fine enamelled copper wire, adding crystals and finishing.
Tools: bring your own lacemaking pillow (cookie or bolster) and 8 pairs of bobbins. Special bobbins for wire will be available in class – please let me know in advance if you need to borrow or buy any tools.
Information and registration:
Contact Lenka at 778 . 288 . 0720 or by e-mail at laceaway at gmail dot com
Please send a request and I will e-mail registration form to you.
Payment method: Cash, cheque, VISA, MasterCard and AMEX