Lacemaking for Beginners with Sarah Clothier
Sat 8th December 2018 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm| £35
First Steps in Bobbin Lace Making with Sarah Clothier from Harlequin Lace.
This is a one day workshop for complete beginners which teaches the first steps in learning the traditional craft of bobbin lace making.
Included in the Workshop…
* Getting to know the equipment used for bobbin lace making
* How to prepare the pattern and pillow and winding bobbins for your first steps in lace making
* Learning Whole Stitch and Whole Stitch Netting and combining them to form a basic lace sampler * Some of the history and traditions of bobbin lace making.
All equipment is supplied via a starter kit with a no obligation option to purchase on the day of the workshop.
Sarah has both many years experience, as well as a City & Guilds, in lace making and will be using this knowledge to take you on a lacemaking journey giving you a good understanding of lace making techniques and showing how you can introduce exciting craft this in to your own projects.
Harlequin Lace, established in the 1980’s, is run by Sue & her partner Ben. They are renowned for their high quality pillows, lacemaking sundries and pride themselves in their unique & exclusive products.
TICKETS TO BE PURCHASED IN ADVANCE FROM JOLLY STITCHER.