Posts Tagged ‘ Tat Days ’

September wrap up

16th October 2016 | 2 Comments

I cannot believe Tat Days has come and gone!  As always, it was a wonderful experience.  Time spent renewing friendships: thanks Sharon Fawns of Kentucky for being willing to trade that wonderful project bag *handmade* for a copy of the movie “Grumpy Old Men”!  Her craftsmanship is amazing and the colors are perfect for the […]

Tat Days Countdown

14th August 2016 | 0 Comments

    With only 4 weeks to go until Tat Days 2016, I am husting to get all my personal projects finished.   The denim guild shirt has all my tatting samples attached.  I’m happy with the results and will wear it with pride this year.  Today will be spent working up the video.  I’d […]

. . . The Answer has been “To Tat.”

13th July 2016 | 0 Comments

  The project is finally finished!  Last September when Georgia Seitz put out the call for 2016’s Tat Days Scholarship fund raiser, we had choices.  I don’t remember now just what those choices were, but they were put in front of us for consideration.  From the process that followed, the final selection became “Hope Chest” […]

Tat Days Line-up of Teachers

2nd June 2014 | 0 Comments

I’d rather tat than write about tatting. However there’s some exciting news that has arrived in the past week! Palmetto Tatters Guild has released the roster of Teachers for Tat Days 2014 and it’s a wonderful line-up of local talent, nationally known instructors and international teachers! I’m listed at the top, only because the list […]

More Tatting with Buttons

25th February 2014 | 0 Comments

It’s clear Karey Solomon has a great idea!  Tatting with Buttons can be very beautiful.  Here’s one of Karey’s creations that uses several different buttons in a couple of different ways:             This is a lovely design used with 2-holed buttons of varying sizes and styles.  Having seen the decorative buttons  at our fabric store, […]

Self-Closing Mock Ring and Needle Tatting

28th September 2013 | 0 Comments

As coordinator for the Thread Bears Tatting Group, a lot of what I revolves around troubleshooting other tatters problems in the tatting world.  For the past 2 sessions we have concentrated on tatting the Self-Closing Mock Ring.  This is a technique that has been refined by the Shuttle Brothers, Gary & Randy Houtz.  Like a […]