March 27th – April 10th 2014
Church of the Good Shepherd, East 31st St, Manhattan, sponsored by NYC Crochet Guild
Devon Thein of the Ratti Center in the Met Museum, NYC invited me to visit the Center and meet some of their young students whom she and Gunnel were meeting on Friday March 28th. I had hoped to see some of their antique IC pieces, but maybe the next time…..
Devon Chiara Romano and Gunne. Chiara is researching
17th century Buratto embroidery lace
Devon wearing a bobbin lace neck piece which she made.
Loubov (17) is planning to make a black lace wedding dress!
He attends a design high school in NYC (like in the ’80s production of ‘Fame’)
13 students in a tiny room!
Máire and Sonya Kulczyckyj at the NYC workshop
Bettyann and Máire
Demonstrating a buttony to a group at the workshop
Some of us having a meal after the workshop.
Kansas City Missouri April 4-7th
Debra Lea gave the idea to Renata Rua and The Irish Center Kansas City of hosting my workshop there:
Lana Bennett and Ruth Jenkins admiring Olga’s top in Kansas City
Kirsten modelling Tonya’s top
Kirsten modelling Olga’s top
Kirsten modelling my top
Larisa Chilton travelled to Kansas City from Manhattan Kansas to meet me in the Irish Center, Kansas City.
Some of Larisa’s pieces of Modern IC.
Teacosy by Larisa Chilton!
Renata Rua playing the bodhrán!:)
Lea Murphy playing the tin whistle at the session.
Lea also took some of the photos at the presentation
and gave me permission to reuse them! Thank you Lea:)
It wasn’t all Irish Crochet! We also had an Irish Traditional music session
in the Irish Center!:)
Renata’s car the morning I left!
Out for a meal leis na Gaeilgeoirí:)
Out for a Jazz night with Renee!:)
Lacis, Berkeley SF July 23-26 2014
Makers Mercantile, Seattle August 1-3
- Christina Tinkabell
- Pauline Hooten plus 4-5 others from Alaska!
Irish Festival Butte Montana August 8-9 2014
Up coming workshops in 2015 – Merida Mexico, Sao Paolo Brazil, Nashville Tennessee, Kentucky