Beginning Tatting Class with Kevin Baum

Schedule

Sat Oct 15 2022 at 12:30 pm to 04:00 pm

Location

Lacis Museum of Lace and Textiles | Berkeley, CA

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Have you admired tatting and wondered ifyou could be able to tat? Tatting is surprising easy to do, despite it's seeming intricacy. Only a few stitches need to be mastered in order to create beautiful tatted works of art. These beginner classes will get you on track for shuttle tatting by teaching you the tools and technique. We will concentrate on learning the double stitch, which all shuttle tatting is based on. Once the double stitch has been mastered, we will learn to make rings and picots, and then how to connect rings through picots. The goal of these classes is to create, with practice, a simple edging of connected rings and picots.
About the instructor: Kevin Baum, is an accomplished tatter and teacher, with years of experience! Kevin orginally learned tatting to both keep the tradition alive as well as explore a viable activity that could be done while traveling. Years later, he has tatted scores of snowflakes, bookmarks, edgings and baby shoes as well has taught classes at Lacis and The San Francisco School of Needlework and Design.
MATERIALS TO BRING:
Cotton thread: #10 or #20 cordonnet in any light color.
Crochet Hook: small steel, #12-#14
Scissors
All supplies available at the Museum shop.
bring a bag lunch for an informal break.
The class fee is $45.00.
Please contact us if you are interested in signing up for the class or have any questions, Monday through Friday, 12 - 6pm, 510-843-7290.
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Lacis Museum of Lace and Textiles, 2982 Adeline St,Berkeley,CA,United States, Berkeley, United States

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