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Sat, May 02


The Lace Museum

Turkish Needle Lace Class California

Come learn the basic techniques to do Turkish Oya with instructor Victoria Ong in Sunnyvale, California at the Lace Museum. Two edging patterns and a beautiful scarf flower will be taught during this two day course.

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Turkish Needle Lace Class California
Turkish Needle Lace Class California

Time & Location

May 02, 2020, 9:00 AM – May 03, 2020, 4:00 PM

The Lace Museum, 552 S Murphy Ave, Sunnyvale, CA 94086, USA

About the event

In this workshop, Victoria will teach beginners how to create edgings and a beautiful scarf flower.

Learning Points:

 Knots and loops-the fundamental units of Needle Lace

 Increasing loops in a row

 Decreasing loops in a row

 Casting on a new color or adding more thread

 Good practice with tail ends and casting on

 Undoing knots and mistakes

 The effects of outlining

 Creating large loops the same size

 3D effects of layering

Materials Supplied:

Edging template; pattern/basic techniques instructions;

Bring to Class:

Sharp scissor; Seam ripper; desk light; Optional: Lizbeth thread in size 20 or 40 (or 10 if you want a specific color).

To get a free sample of size 3 or 10 from Handy Hands, request a catalog:

Corresponding Needle Size to Thread Size:

#18 Tapestry Needle - Lizbeth Thread #10 – best for beginners, this size needle & thread is supplied.

#20 Tapestry Needle - Lizbeth Thread #20

#22 Tapestry Needle - Lizbeth Thread #40

*Books for sale during the workshop (check/cash)*

$35 - Flowers in Threads: Needle Lace for Beginners; $35 - Intermediate and Advanced Patterns for Needle Lace

*Credit card accepted online only. Use code: holdship if you will be at the workshop to pick up book.

A digital version is also available as a non-printable pdf for purchase.

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