Our first meeting of the year is a Working Evening on 2 February.
See what we have lined up for future months in our new 2023 programme.
Once again we took part in the festival, our theme this year was Royal Regalia and we decorated our tree with lace crowns, orbs and sceptres.
Denise brought along beads, wire snowflakes and expertise for us to make tree ornaments while we enjoyed some festive fare.
Fenland Lace Makers Lace Day is back in 2023!
It’s on Saturday 11th March 2023.
10.00 am to 3.30 pm in the Burgess Hall, St Ivo Recreation Centre, Westwood Road, St Ives Cambs. PE27 6WU
The Speaker will be Suzanne Plamping “Going off the Straight with Lace Designs”
Click here for details of suppliers and how to buy tickets. Lace Day 2023
Tonight we’ll be working on our orb, crown and sceptre patterns for the Christmas display. Reading Room 7.30pm.
We will be viewing “Images of Lace!” at our regular meeting on Thursday evening, and collecting lace items for display at the Makit Traders Fair in October. From 7.30 at the Reading Room.
At our monthly meeting this evening we will be making our first forays into the Perkinneke Edging, which is a feature of s’Gravenmoer lace. All under Kath’s guidance.
Fenland Lace Makers made lace angels for this year’s Christmas Tree Festival held at St Peter’s Church, March.
The first Makit LQN Fair since the start of the pandemic saw crafters visiting the Burgess Hall in St. Ives.
The Lace Guild AGM was also held at the venue. The Lace Guild executive and approx. 40 members attended.