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Weekend Workshop: Identifying Lace

Textile Research Centre
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The aim of the course is for participants to understand the basics of the main techniques, and to look at and study the various tools and materials used during lace making.

The first day will identify main lace types– bobbin, knotted and looped techniques, embroidered and appliqué forms. This section will include some practical work. The second day is dedicated to the identification of lace samples and personally making some simple bobbin lace. The teacher is Olga Ieromina, bobbin lace maker and curator of the TRC’s lace collection. Language: English. Advance registration required ( info@trc-leiden.nl). Fees: 150 euro (with half to be paid in advance upon receipt of invoice). Number of participants: between 6 and 12.