Tatting Fairs and Conventions

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Events passed will be placed in an archive file at the bottom of the page.
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April 5 and 6, 2008
FINGER LAKES TATTING CONVENTION

Gentle knotters, tatting friends we know well and those we don’t know yet, the 9th International Tatting Seminars in Hector are Saturday April 5 (9-5) and Sunday April 6 (9:30-4:30) – and you’re invited.

Email Karey if you have any questions. More information and a link to the application is here.
April 14 and 15, 2007
FINGER LAKES TATTING CONVENTION

Gentle knotters, tatting friends we know well and those we don’t know yet, the 9th International Tatting Seminars in Hector are Saturday April 14 (9-5) and Sunday April 15 (9:30-4:30) – and you’re invited.

Email Karey if you have any questions. More information and a link to the application is here.
July 23 to 29, 2006
53rd Annual IOLI Convention

Dentelle Quebec Lace welcomes you to Canada East for a week of French joie de vivre, downtown Montreal for this year IOLI convention starting with early registration on Saturday, July 22nd and continuing with and opening reception, lot of tables of lace treasures in the sales room and of course a lot of fun, challenging classes taught by great lace instructors from all over the world! Evening programs and lectures will also make this lace week very special.

Visit the website to see registration, hotel and other events.

There are 5 different tatting classes taught by 3 different teachers, and there is something for shuttle and needle tatters.

June 2nd and 3rd, 2006
Palmetto Tatters Present "Hats Off To Tatting! (HOTT!)"

Class Information will be posted on their website (see below) on or by March 15th, with registration opening by April 1st, aka International Tatting day. Registration is expected to close around mid-may, so get your applications in as soon as you can.

Tat Days 2006 Teachers

(alphabetical order by first name)

Brenda Rewhorn of England, Erin Holloway of Tennessee, Georgia Seitz of Illinois (formerly, Alaska), Karen Bovard of Nebraska, Karen Miner of Washington, Karey Solomon of rural New York, Lyn Morton of England, Martha Ess of North Carolina, Nina Libin of New York City and Sharren Morgan of South Carolina.


For up-to-date information, visit their website http://www.palmettotatters.org or email Teresa Woods

May 26th to 28, 2006
NEEDLEARTS 2006
Presented by the Ottawa Valley Guild of Stitchery
Hours of Operation:
May 26 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
May 27 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
May 28 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location:
RA Centre
2451 Riverside Drive Ottawa, Ontario

Admission: $5.00 - children 12 and under free when accompanied by an adult

You are invited to join us for an exhibition of our members' needlework. Various techniques and media will be displayed in artwork created by needle artists of all levels. Members will be available to answer questions and to demonstrate various needlework techniques for those interested. There will also be an original embroidery challenge with the theme 'Threads of Memory', in which some of our members will compete with their own original designs. For more information, email OVGS or phone (613)591-1937 or (613)225-2288.

For those of you who are also interested in quilting, Quilt Canada 2006 is being held in Ottawa during that week with many quilting-related events and the Common Threads Quilt Guild will be holding their quilt exhibit at the RA Centre on the same weekend.

April 21 and 22, 2006
SHUTTLEBIRDS 10th ANNUAL TATTING WORKSHOP

We have scheduled 5 sessions, 2 on Friday and 3 on Saturday, that work around our theme for this year: "Shuttling Through Time: A Look at Tatting Past, Present and Future"

We have a great lineup of Teachers this year. The information is being updated on our website: www.shuttlebirds.com and should be available soon, hopefully by February 1st , 2006.

March 31, April 1 and 2, 2006
8th International Tatting Seminars in Hector sponsored by the Finger Lakes Tatting Group
Many fascinating classes and more....... all listed in detail on the application. Teachers this year include Mark Myers and Georgia Seitz.

APPLICATIONS NEEDED TO BE IN THEIR HANDS BEFORE FEBRUARY 28TH

Questions:Contact Karey

February 16 – 18, 2006
Thursday & Friday: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.;
Saturday: 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
2006 Lace & Needle Art Exhibit
Loxley Civic Center, Loxley, Alabama

No cost to exhibit work but there is a $5.00 admission charge. There will be guest speakers and Victorian Teas.

Contact Coletta Bailey at 251.970.3068 or email her for more information.

Saturday April 16, 2005
9am to 5 pm (and beyond, if you stay for dinner)
Sunday April 17,
9:30 am to 4:30 pm.
7th International Tatting Seminars in Hector sponsored by the Finger Lakes Tatting Group

Two amazing seminar leaders are here this year:
Jacquie Teal from Somerset, England, who will be presenting a 3-D leaf and flower, and
Ruth Perry (aka Rosella Linden) from Ohio, who will be presenting a Celtic flower and snail.

REGISTRATION IS LIMITED TO 30 ON SUNDAY

Saturday mini-workshops - (1 1/2 hours) - indicate first and second choice - later responders are assigned to open classes - we will try to be flexible, but last minute changes probably will not happen.

  • Can you tat with that? Unusual materials and their requirements with Dani Rotach
  • Beanile/Bead-tatted earrings with Nina Libin
  • Tatting a Square ring .. and new picot work with Gale Marshall
  • Silky Sensations with Rita Cochrane
  • Bridge Stitch with Georgia Seitz
  • Using Tatting in a crazy quilt with Marjorie Preece

One additional class will be added as an overflow class for late registrants

Registrations need to be sent to Sue Hodge at 900 Pannell Road, Macedon, NY 14502. Please register no later than March 30 - your confirmation and information on any additional materials will be sent by April 2.

Questions? Need accommodations information? You may reach me at the above phone and email, or Sue Hodge shodge@rochester.rr.com

Please share this information with other tatters! Hoping to see you here, Karey Solomon

June 4 and 5, 2004
Palmetto TAT DAY 2004
And there is a general Flyer at http://www.palmettotatters.org/events/TATDAY2004/TATDAY2004Flyer.shtml

It's the 2nd Annual Palmetto TAT DAY "Rooted in History, Reaching for the Sky!"

Saturday April 17, 2004
9am to 5 pm (and beyond, if you stay for dinner)
Sunday April 18,
9:30 am to 4:30 pm.
6th International Tatting Seminars in Hector sponsored by the Finger Lakes Tatting Group
March 15 and 16, 2003
ATLANTA LACE GUILD ANNUAL WORKSHOP
October 12, 2002
FINGER LAKES LACE GUILD ANNUAL LACE DAY
MAY 25, 2002
THE MAPLE LEAF TATTERS ANNUAL LACE DAY AND WORKSHOP
April 13, 2002
14th ANNUAL OTTAWA LACE DAY
April 20, 2002
ANNUAL MINI TATTING CONVENTION
April 19 & 20, 2002
6th ANNUAL TATTING DAY WORKSHOP 2002
November 22, 2001
LAUNCHING & EXHIBITION ON THE ART OF TATTING
November 3 and 4, 2001
JOLIET LACE DAYS
May 26, 2001
MAPLE LEAF TATTERS ANNUAL LACE DAY
May 6, 2000
FINGER LAKES CONVENTION
May 26 and 27, 2000
MORE THAN JUST A YARDAGE SALE
May 27, 2000
MAPLE LEAF TATTERS ANNUAL WORKSHOP






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