Our May 11th meeting was held at a new location
Pleasant Prairie, WI - Interspiro conference room. Signs
on either end of drive have various names on them,
including Ocenco Corporation.
Thanks to Rose Ann’s husband who works there. We
will continue to meet at this location on dates listed
below. Meeting time is
There were nine members in attendance.
The following items were covered by our
President Rose Ann: Our April 13th all-day
retreat was led by Jan. Jan was a great teacher
and seven members were able to work through the
techniques of Schneeberger lace. Rose Ann needs
your lace hours by 5-22. This is to help maintain
the non-profit status for our chapter and IOLI as an
organization. Demo hours, travel time to demo,
prep time for demo, teaching, and any other activities
that promote lace (e.g. ornaments for Hospice Tree) can
Hospice Tree - Hospice Alliance appreciates our
tree, and we will do one in 2020. Sylvia
volunteered to do the tree topper, Cathy will do the
skirt and Rose Ann will do another garland.
Primary color to be white with any accent color you choose.
Jan shared her IOLI tatting proficiency experience.
At last year’s convention, the second person was granted
proficiency since the program started. She has a
notebook with her 33 samples and notes kept for each
The Lacemakers statement was interesting - how
long laced, research, what you learned and in what
order, glossary of terms that Jan added to and
documentation of each project. There were a variety of
Jan also discussed on one tatting. Tat in Time
is an online proficiency for tatters. One of our members
blog was listed in the Ring of Tatters, Spring 2019
Barbara is a member of a lace exchange and she
brought a sample to share.
Sylvia brought several items she had been
working on since January: knit lace scarf sampler, filet
crochet, hardanger sampler and the start of a bed
Cathy shared her tatted earrings.
June 8th - Potluck at Candy Klee’s home. Eat
and 1:00. RSVP by June 6th. 262-835-7728 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Her address is 4704 W 7 Mile Road, Caledonia,
July - No meeting. IOLI convention in Spokane,
August 10th - Convention report
September 14th - Barbara will demo the finer points of
tatting with 1/2 inch buttons.
October 12th - Need someone to share. November 9th -
Pat will demo.
December 14th – Holiday potluck.