Make, learn and talk about needle lace.
The Guild of Needle Laces is a non profit making organisation, set up in 1983 to promote the interest, skills, teaching, conservation, history and exhibition of all needlemade laces. Go to their website for detailed information about their activities. http://www.guildofneedlelaces.org/ They are based in the UK, but have members abroad. Michael Dennis, a Committee Member for that guild, will answer questions. Anyone can join this group. Membership in the Guild of Needle Laces is not required.
Latest Activity: May 13, 2019
If anyone is interested and lives in the south east I am booked in to run a 1 hour workshop for beginners to needlelace making a Dolphin. The workshop is one one of several as part of Stitchfest. An event organised by the South East Region of the Embroiderers' Guild at the South of England Showground, Ardingly, East Sussex RH16TL on Saturday 15th July 2017. Lots of traders including the Guild of Needle Laces, demonstrations, plenty of free parking and lots more. For more information visitsoutheastembroiderers.co.uk,
The Guild of Needlelaces is holding its Annual Lace Day and AGM on the 10th October 2015 10.a.m to 4.p.m. at Harvey Road School, Harvey Road, Croxley Green Hertfordshire WD3 3BN UK. Admission is…Continue
Started by Maureen Bromley. Last reply by Teri Dow Apr 2, 2015.
This event will be from 10.a.m. to 4.p.m. The AGM will take place at 10.15.a.m. The entrance fee is £4.00 for the day. Three workshops will be offered at a cost of £10.00 which includes all the…Continue
Started by Maureen Bromley. Last reply by Elizabeth Ligeti. Oct 12, 2014.
Earlier this year I was talking to some needlelace beginners who described making needlelace as difficult, scary and a bit daunting.As Chairman of the Guild I decided I ought to work a piece of…Continue
Started by Michael Dennis. Last reply by Elizabeth Ligeti. Jun 24, 2013.