April Workshops start next week

Workshops
All workshops are a great opportunity to have an introduction to the traditional craft of Bobbin Lace, with all materials and equipment provided. So a great chance to try this traditional craft with a new modern twist, without the any extra expense.

Bobbin lace is a traditional craft, which uses threads attached to bobbins and worked over a design on a pillow. To create a decorative textile items.

Ring
Focus Gallery NG1 5FB
Saturday 22nd April 10:30-13:30 £35.00 per person

Within this workshop you will be introduced to lacemaking tools, basic stitches and simple lace patterns; to make a fabulous cocktail style ring to sparkle at any event It is designed for those with no previous knowledge but want to experience the delicate world of lace, variety of colours and style to suit personal choice and experience.

Ant bronze Rose Ring 2

Brooch – Leaf
Focus Gallery NG1 5FB
Saturday 22nd April 14:00-17:00 £35.00 per person
Also
Monday 24th April 10:00-13:00 – http://www.leicestercraftcentre.co.uk

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This a great item to master one of the stitches used in Braid Bobbin Lace. A style used in many lace areas around the world and can date back more than 500 years. Within the workshop you will get an understanding of the equipment used in lacemaking and produce a colourful leaf with glass beads, to show off your craft skills.

Published by spcreativecrafts

Lacemaker , Crafter and Tutor based in Nottinghamshire

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