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I'm a little late, but the February update for the LaceNews Channel on YouTube is now posted. 100 more videos and three new playlists were added, for a total of 2,145 videos in 89 playlists. See…Continue
Started Mar 10, 2012
The December update for the LaceNews YouTube channel is finished. Added 128 videos and 3 new playlists, for a total of 1,918 videos organized into 84 playlists. Details at…Continue
Started Jan 3, 2012
I'm just finalizing arrangements, I'm teaching an Alencon lace class at IOLI in Minneapolis in 2012. This will be a very advanced class, and I can only take about 6 students. Each one will be…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Laurie Waters Aug 19, 2010.
Posted on April 11, 2012 at 10:32pm
Just found this wonderful video on what appears to be Chebka lace, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OrSrhmiWmFw, but from Algeria. They call it Elchbika Alger, and beautifully represents the whole line of Tunisian, Moroccan, etc., variations of this knotted needlelace. It illustrates the use of a pillow as well as paper patterns held in the hand. Hope you speak Arabic.
Posted on August 3, 2011 at 6:46am — 1 Comment