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THE NEXT US LACE EXHIBITIONS
|58th IOLI Convention
organised by Chesapeake Region Lace Guild.
Theme: The threads of History
Workshops in bobbin, needle and knitted lace, tatting etc.
Sales tours of Baltimore Museum of Art, Dumbarton House, Library of Congress and the Smithsonian National Museum of American History
31 Jul - 6 Aug 2011
Lace Tours at the Smithsonian
Lace tours at the Smithsonians National Museum of American History in Washington, DC are again being conducted on a monthly basis. Shown are examples of early 17th through 20th century lace from the Textile Collection. Lace making tools, portraits displaying lace, conditions of the lace makers and other links to social and historical events are also discussed.
The free tours are given on the fourth Thursday of every month from 10 am to noon except November, December and Federal Holidays. Reservations are necessary, as a maximum of 8 people can be accommodated.
To register, please call 202-633-3826
or e-mail Karen Thompson at firstname.lastname@example.org
American History Museum
from 1.00 to 2.00pm after the lace tours.
The Lace Museum
552 S Murphy
Exhibitions of lace, lacemaking tools, books etc; regular workshops Tue-Sat 11-4
|Last update July 20, 2011.|