Upcoming Clones Irish Crochet Lace workshops
with Máire Treanor:
The Constant Knitter, Francis Street, Dublin
September 7th 2013
Bolsena Ricama, Italy
12-15 September 2013
Loza Wool, Clondalkin Dublin
October 5th 2013
Our Lady’s Island, Rosslare, Wexford
October 12 2013
more to follow…
24th Clones Lace Summerschool
will take place in Clones County Monaghan Ireland on June 11-15 2014
Guest tutors will be
teaching Clones Irish Crochet Lace
Galina Boltaynska, Moscow,
teaching Modern Eastern European Irish Crochet.
Máire Treanor will also host
5th Annual Beginners and Master Class
in Lacis, Berkeley SFO
July 22 – 25th 2014
Máire hopes to teach in other venues in the States at this time.
A wonderful week in Colpo Bretagne, France Septembre 2012
Stalls in Penmarch, where hand crocheted Irish Crochet lace (Picot Bigoudin) is sold between May – June each year
Stall owners – dentellieres -Mme Talbot, Mme le Floch, et Francine…
Mme Talbot in Penmarch
Simone Feunteuna in Penmarch’
Simone teaches Picot Bigouden
in several venues in Bretagne
And she organised my workshop in
Colpo in September 2012. She also organised a
special exhibition of 3 samples of Irish Crochet lace at the
Festival Dentellier de Bretagne a Colpo, Bretagne
– Irish Irish Crochet, represented by me – Máire Treanor
– Orvieto Irish Crochet, represented by Loretta Lovisa
and Breton Irish Crochet or Picot Bigouden, represented by Simone Feunteuna and her volunteers.
Loretta Lovisa et Maire Treanor at Festival Dentellier de Bretagne a Colpo, Bretagne
Dentelle Irlandais had a special room where Clones Irish Crochet,
Picot Bigouden de Bretagne and Orvieto Crochet lace were displayed and demonstrated!
I model my Burano Clones Lace mask in Lacis workshop July 2012.
The pattern for this mask is in Crochet Traditions Summer 2012 and is available as a free download with my Interweave Dvd on Irish Crochet and Clones Lace.
Tour of States 2012
I have just returned from a marvelous tour of the States. I will post up some of the photos taken in Lacis Berkeley SFO, Loveland CO, Cape Cod and Chicagoland over the next few days.
Sharon modelling Olga’s top in Chicago Aug ’12
Clones Lace Summer Workshop
Clones, County Monaghan Ireland
June 5-9 2013
Places limited, so early booking advised. Antonina Kuznetsova from Ukraine, a master of modern Irish Crochet with be a guest tutor!
Photos of 2012 Summer workshop, where Olga Krivenko was a guest tutor!
Máire Treanor also tutored and organised the course!
Model – Sasha. See MOD Zhurnal 555 for directions on this faboulous
jacket!!! I will find out the name of the designer!!!
Clones Lace Workshops:
An Cultúrlann, Béal Féirste (Belfast)
Aibreán 14 agus 21 2012
Ríomhphoist go:/ Email:
Bhí an chéad cheardlann den bhliain agam sa Chultúrlann,
An Ceathrú Gaeltachta, Béal Feirste inné.
Beidh mé ann an tseachtain seo chugainn arís.
Loza Wool, Clondalkin, Dublin 2012
Book a place with firstname.lastname@example.org
The date of this workshop will be changed to another date, possibly in June 2012
The Constant Knitter May 26th 2012
88 Francis St
Next workshops Sept 29th and Oct 27th 2012
The International Quilters Festival
Galway June 8-10th 2012
I will be giving two 3 hour workshops at the festival.
If you are interested in attending, please google the festival.
Clones Lace Summer Workshop
June 27- July 1st 2012
in Ulster Canal Stores, Clones.
This year (2012) we will have a special guest tutor Olga Krivenko (Olgemini) visiting Clones for the Summerschool. She will return to Russia after the Summer school. Olga is a Master in modern Irish Crochet and her designs are featured regularly in Zhurnal Mod.
In 2013 we hope to have Antonina Kuznetsova, whose designs in Duplet in the 1990s and 2000s have stimulated great interest in Modern Irish Crochet in Eastern Europe.
If you would like to book a place in the summerschool, you can contact me at email@example.com
Clones Lace Master class
July 11 – 14th 2012
in Lacis, Berkeley SFO
July 21-22, I will teach a workshop in
hosted by Cornelia Griffin of Bella Lana
Workshops in Boston area:_
Webs LYS Northampton
July 28th – Booksigning/ demo of Irish Crochet
August 1+2 – workshops in the Cape area
More details to follow!
Chicago August 4-5
hosted by Amy Steinmetz
North west Chicago Crochet Guild
Festival Dentellier de Bretagne
Colpo, Bretagne France Septembre 2012
Irish Crochet workshop 1-2 Septembre
Irish Crochet Workshop
Saturday 22 September 2012
Cliffoney, Co Sligo
Talk on history of Cliffoney Crochet by John Daly, son of Tessie Daly
West Cheshire, UK 5-7 October 2012
More details of the above courses to follow in the coming months or by emailing me at
Email me personally at firstname.lastname@example.org for more details
Workshop in Wexford town
October 13th 2012 – confirmed – contact details to follow
Irish Crochtet Workshop with
Guild of Irish Lace Makers
in Autumn 2012
More details later
Mulranny, Co Mayo
A beautiful venue on the rugged west coast of Ireland,
set in the Mayo Gaeltacht (Irish Speaking area)
Irish Crochet workshop
April 13-14 2013
More details and photos to follow….