Posts Tagged ‘ Antique ’

Appalachian Folk Festival At the Historic Vance Birthplace

7th November 2017 | 0 Comments

It isn’t often that we as a group of tatters and lacemakers are invited to demonstrate our skills. So I was pleased to receive an invitation from Kimberly Floyd of the Zebulon B. Vance Birthplace outside of Weaverville, NC late last spring. She had heard about The Thread Bears and invited us to attend their […]

Finished with Christmas

22nd December 2012 | 0 Comments

Christmas seems to have had more challenges than usual this year.  Mostly the challenges revolved around working more and enjoying it less.  It seems life and times are trying to stretch this ol girl to the limit.  But not so much that I wasn’t able to squeeze in a little Yuletide tatting.  The result looked […]

Very Old Tatting

5th November 2011 | 0 Comments

Our senior member, Leigh had the privilege of having a friend whose own grandmother had created 2 tatted doilies.  The friend loaned them to Leigh so that she could share them with us.  Each in its own way was the most exquisite example of tatting that I have ever seen.  These photos don’t do the piece […]