The August meeting was attended by seven
The meeting is October 14th from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. at the Southside
public library Conference Room A, which is to the right
of the desk, in
7979 - 38th Street.
The following items
were discussed: IOLI 2024 convention will be in
on July 1-6 at the Marriott,
700 Cool Springs Blvd.
The lace contest will be a musical ornament.
There is a Russian Tape Lace workshop in
on Oct 7,8, and 9. Let me know if you want the email
she laced in Puerto Rico with her Mom and Aunt and made
lace trim for a blouse, bookmarks with five spider
types, and earrings. Her red work quilt won a blue
ribbon at a local show.
We had many items brought in for
sharing that found new homes.
The rest of the meeting was led
by Cathy as we started our Lace angels. We will complete
the fill-in lace work (Romanian point) at our October
meeting. If you have your binders from a previous
workshop, bring them; otherwise, my binder will be
available for you to make copies at the library.
There are five kits available for the project as 12 were
purchased by our Guild.Next year will
be the 40th anniversary of our Guild with IOLI. Think
about ways to celebrate our lace journey.
Jan shared highlights of the IOLI
convention. About 200 attended. The convention favors
were available at check-in and meals. Items she
brought back included: luggage tag, threads, bobbin
holder, notebook, light holder, needle pickup, scissors,
pin, wooden angel and a “don’t touch your thread”
holder. She enjoyed all her instructors and classes.
Next meeting she will share the tatting done at her
Show and tell included three
dimensional items by Sylvia, along with Idrija birds,
dollhouse rug and tablecloth and current LACE journal
with her work.
September 9th: Off to Sheep and Wool show in
county/ quilt show in
October 14th: Battenberg, Part 2.
November 11th: Retreat at Avalon Parc clubhouse -
Hardanger or bring your own project.
December 2nd: Demo at Civil
December 9: Luncheon, dues, election of
officers, optional gift exchange and purchase tree for
2024 IOLI convention in
TN - July 1 - 6