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Needle Lace Butterfly

Needle Lace Summer School North Wales

I started this butterfly at The Lace Guild Summer School in August – Wonderful week improving my Needlelace skills with Pat Gibson.  Finished at about 7.45am  this morning.  I was thinking of making it into a necklace but it will need a lot more stiffening to support the quite heavy pendant.

Barbara Brooks

Barbara Brooks

Lace Maker, Teacher, Designer Barbara Brooks started lace making in 1985 whilst still working as a Police Officer.  After a few years of tuition, she began teaching a small class of children at her son’s junior school.   Mainly Lace was started in the early 1990s.  Barbara began teaching at the shop shortly after. Barbara […]