The January 14, 2017 meeting was held at the Northside Library,
led by our new president Rose Ann. Eleven members were in
1. reviewed roster. Rose Ann will send email requesting if you
want to remain on list.
Rose Ann will also provide a list if resources she holds as
Suggested each meeting have a "show and tell" session with the
opportunity after the formal meeting for assistance with any
Since our basket was well received at the last convention, we
will do another raffle basket this year. Cathy offered to make
Tentatively set our meeting schedule and topics.
Round robin included Barb sharing new tatting patterns. Marilee
showed us her newest book "Tatting with Beads" and samples of
brooches she made, shared skeins of her hand dyed threads, and
mentioned she has been asked to teach again at the Bead and
Button Show in Milwaukee June 4-11. Jan is working on a
beautiful black lace shawl - pattern from the piecework
magazine, Sylvia is finishing bobbin lace corsages for a
wedding, and Cathy made tatted necklaces that will be
2. Makers Day to be held at Civil Way Museum Expo- March 11,
5400 First Avenue, Kenosha, WI between 1 and 3. Members decided
to participate to demo lace. Let Rose Ann know if coming so she
can appropriate number of chairs at the table she will be
reserving. This will be in lieu of the March meeting scheduled
for same day. Call Rose Ann at 262-654-8280 or email
3. Scheduling rooms at library more challenging. Cathy will
check about festival food community rooms.
4. NEXT MEETING:
February 4, 2017, 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
1500 27th Avenue
Kenosha, WI 53140
Bring items for library window display unless you will be able
to come the day we will decorate for the March window. The time
to set up and take down display to be announced. Theme "Lacing a
Rainbow." Ask Pat to make letters. Background cloth is
light blue. Fran will provide table.
April 8th - Work meeting. Turn in demo hours at that time.
May 13th - Will check on video from library
June 10th - Potluck
Discussed not scheduling meetings in July and August
Sept 9th - Rose Ann not here, so Fran will lead meeting
October 14 - Work meeting
November 11th - retreat- wire bobbin lace suggested. Other
techniques or teachers, please suggest.
December 9th - Potluck
Great Lace Escape
May 5, 6, 7,
3500 State Street
Spokane Guild will also host
"A Flurry Of Snowflakes" May 5, 6 & 7th.
Lace Days - June 10th
64th Annual IOLI Convention
Sunday, July 16, 2017 - Saturday,
July 22, 2017
Radisson Hotel Valley Forge
1160 First Avenue
King of Prussia, PA 19406