Lace: The Fiber Frontier

Presented by: Lacemakers of Puget Sound (Kirkland, WA)

Hands on activities:  “Try me” Bobbin Lace Fish project (wire or thread versions), Needle Lace Fish project.  We will feature Traditional and Modern approaches to lacemaking: Display of many kinds of lace:  bobbin lace, tatting, crochet, knitting, made with textiles such as cotton, linen, silk and contemporary materials such as recycled wire and rope.  We have examples of traditional tools and 3d printed versions such as tatting shuttles and lace bobbins (files available online for free).

Crafts, Textiles, and Wearable Art