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April 2013

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Due to a scheduling mixup, we arrived to find karate classes in full swing!
Due to a scheduling mixup, we arrived to find karate classes in full swing!
Fortunately, everyone--lacemakers and karate people--was flexible.
Fortunately, everyone--lacemakers and karate people--was flexible.
Delores's Schneeberger
Delores's Schneeberger notebook--a great example of how to keep track of what you learn!
Sharon's 3D bobbins
Ancient art meets cutting edge tech: Sharon's been using her 3-D printer to make bobbins!
Sharon's 3D bobbinsMore of Sharon's 3-D-printed bobbins, and her (own design) fish.
 

Sharon's own design fish
Sharon's fish--a great example of how you don't need years of bobbin lace experience to start making your own designs!
Sharon's Torchon bookmark
Sharon's Torchon bookmark, using a colored weaver.
Alice's hummingbirds and lace pictureAlice's hummingbirds and lace picture.  Mary's Red, white and Blue quilt (Grand Champion at 2012 Puyallup Fair, and exhibited in PA)
Mary's Red, White, and Blue quilt (which won Grand Champion at 2012 Puyallup Fair, and was exhibited in PA)
Meghan shared her project for a textile exhibition (look for an article from Meghan, soon!)Meghan's project for a textile exhibition.  Close-up of Meghan's project. 
Close-up of Meghan's project. I missed this, and want to know more about it, please!
April's vending table April's vending table.
Mary's crochet Mary's crochet Mary's Crazy quilt heart with Romanian Point CrochetMary's crazy-quilt heart with Romanian Point Crochet Mary's antique Irish Crochet collar and her crochet piece
Mary's antique Irish crochet collar.

April LPS meeting photos
Close-up of Mary's Irish crochet collar
Interesting antique yardage of Mary's - crochet and ? (not tatting when you look closely)Mary's interesting antique yardage: crochet and ?--not tatting, if you look closely. Kathy's pillow and scarf
Kathy is nearing the end of this fabulous scarf.

Kathy's pillow and scarf
She expects to have it off the pillow before the next meeting! Kathy points out she started this project right after completing the very first beginner project after the bandage--the little angel. You don't have to be advanced to make spectacular lace! 
Kathy's pillow and scarf The variegated weaver really made for rich color effects. Kathy's pillow and scarf The reverse of the scarf shows the ends she'll be trimming off. We look forward to seeing the finished project!