Fall Lace Day 2013

The Fall Lace Day was held at Ann’s beautiful lake house.  Golden bobbins did a great  job of hosting – thank you.  The goody bags were very nice – especially the biscorni and regular pincushions and the needlecases!  Anitra Stone gave a fascinating presentation on rescuing raptors.


Richard and Nora Worthen setting up shop – he has such beautiful bobbins!



Clay and Karen fooling around.



Sumi and Susan doing registrations.


Clay vending.

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Jorah and Anitra


Liz and Muir shopping.


Hmmm.. How much can I possibly afford?


Anitra of the Owls – fascinating presentation!DSCF1978 DSCF1979 DSCF1980 DSCF1981

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Tonder Lace Class with Bobbi Donnelly

Marie hosted a Tonder lace class May 3-5, 2013 at her beautiful studio.

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Spring Lace Day, May 4th, 2013

The Piedmont Lacers hosted the Lace Olympics in Chapel Hill.

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Marie and Friend visit in the beautiful Robert and Pearl Seymour Center in Chapel Hill, NC.

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Fall Lace Day 2012

We met at Sweet Briar College in Virginia on September 15, 2012.  The theme was An Old Twist on Crosses with a presentation on Fairy Stones of Virginia by Nancy Cooper.

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Spring Lace Day, 2012

We met at the Senior Center in Chapel Hill on May 5, 2012.  The theme was Trials and Terrors of Fiber.

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Spring Lace Day 2011

The Piedmont Lacers did a wonderful job with the Spring Lace Day at the Senior Center in Chapel Hill. The program on Idrija Lace by Allie Marguccio was wonderful. She also let us enjoy a display of Idrija lace from her family collection.
Idrija Lace

Idrija Lace

Peg Ladd taught a Beginning Bobbin Lace class.

Beginning Bobbin Lace class

Beginning Bobbin Lace class

Beginning Bobbin Lace class

Jane Armstrong taught tatting, wearing her hedgehog slippers ( she got them at Harris Teeter!)

Tatting Class with Jane Armstrong

Jane's hedghog slippers

Debra Jenny taught a class on beginning jewelry design.
Beginning Jewelry Design

Beginning Jewelry Design

The vendors included Lacy Susan;
Lacy Susan

Richard Worthen;
Richard Worthen

…and the Lacemaker.
The Lacemaker

Sumi made some beautiful Idrija lace in Allie’s workshop.

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