Dive right in to bobbin lacemaking at this two day intensive bobbin lace workshop at the Textile Arts Center taught by Elena Kanagy-Loux! It will take place on the weekend of June 15th & 16th from 11 to 5pm at the Brooklyn studio. You will learn how to set up a pillow, create a pricking, and combine multiple foundational stitches into a pattern. Students will leave with several samples and enough skills to continue making bobbin lace on their own!
Try your hand at bobbin lacemaking at this one day bobbin lace workshop at the Textile Arts Center taught by Kaelyn Garcia. It will take place on Sunday, May 12th from 11 to 5pm at the Brooklyn studio. You will learn how to set up a pillow, create a pricking, and create a beginner bobbin lace edging.
Learn the art of Sol needle lace making with visiting artist Zaida Adriana Goveo Balmaseda in this half-day workshop at the Textile Arts Center in Brooklyn. Zaida lives between Puerto Rico and Barcelona and works in many types of fiber art including sol lace, which is worked in the round using a needle and thread on a cushion base. Don’t miss this special opportunity!
Check out her website for more information: http://mindfulmaking.co/
Don’t miss the incredible opportunity to learn with master lacemaker Pierre Fouché, who is traveling all the way from South Africa to teach this lace design workshop at the Hunterdon Art Museum in Clinton, NJ. The first section (April 6 & 7) is sold out, but the second on April 9 & 10 still has several seats remaining. Some bobbin lace experience is required!