April Meeting
Apr
13
6:00 PM18:00

April Meeting

Our monthly meeting at the Textile Arts Center in Brooklyn (505 Carroll St). Members often bring a project, book, or lace from their collection to share, as well as snacks and/or wine. Non-members are also welcome to join, no lace knowledge or experience necessary!

This month we are excited to welcome a special guest, lace artist Pierre Fouche, who is visiting all the way from South Africa!

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"Lace, Not Lace" Exhibition Opening
Sep
23
3:00 PM15:00

"Lace, Not Lace" Exhibition Opening

The first exhibition of its kind in US history, “Lace, Not Lace: Contemporary Fiber Art From Lacemaking Techniques” shatters stereotypes about traditional lace and its usage, and shines a light on skilled artists from around the globe who use lace as their medium. Curated by Brooklyn Lace Guild co-founder Devon Thein, the Hunterdon Art Museum will host an opening on September 23rd from 3 to 5pm including an introduction by the curator as well as the lighting of the renowned lace Urchins by Choi+Shine. All are encouraged to join! Don’t miss this momentous event in lace history.

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Irish Lace, Lives, and Livelihoods
Sep
22
4:00 PM16:00

Irish Lace, Lives, and Livelihoods

Join us for a lecture by lacemaker Fiona Harrington on the history of the development of the lace industry in her native Ireland. Fiona will be following her presenting with a Q&A and demonstration of Irish Kenmare needle lace and Carickmacross lace. Hosted by the Textile Arts Center as part of New York Textile Month - you don’t want to miss it!

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