Lace Event France: 1° Couvige Les Dentellières du Périgord Vert – May 30, 2015

1° Couvige Les Dentellières du Périgord Vert (Dordogne department, Aquitaine)
Sponsor:
  l’association “Les Dentelières du Périgord Vert”
Date: Saturday May 30, 2015
Place: Salle des Fêtes, 24300 Nontron
Time: 10:00 to 18:00
Website: http://tinyurl.com/nyt6hld
Information: Mme Rita DANSCHUTTER au 05.53.60.33.28

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Lace Event Spain: Encuentro de Encajeras, Berriozar – May 23, 2015

Encuentro de Encajeras, Berriozar  (Pamplona, Navarra)
Organizers: Encajeras De Berriozar, Encajeras de Pamplona (Mari Paz)
Ayuntamiento de Berriozar
Date: Saturday, May 23, 2015
Time: starts at 11:00
Place: la Plaza Eguzki
Website: http://tinyurl.com/mgfqaps
Information and Registration:  Ayuntamiento – 948 30 00 05, berriozar@berriozar.es

This is part of the annual Día de Berriozar, which has been held since 2000.
There will also be an exhibition of works from bobbinlace and crafts courses, running from May 18-23 at the Espacio de Cultura

Berriozar   berriozar map

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Lace Event Italy: 3^ Edizione Gironata della Merlettaia, Brianzola – May 24, 2015

3^ Edizione Gironata della Merlettaia, Brianzola (Castello di Brianza, Lecco, Lombardia)
Organizers:
  Scuola di Merletto, via roma n. 38, Macherio
Patrocinio Comune di Macherio, La Crisalide
Date:  Saturday, May 23, 2015
Time:  10:00 to 18:30
Place:  Corte del Cagnat, Macherio, Via Roma N. 38
Websites:  http://tinyurl.com/n4m28or
Information and Registration: Sig.ra Alma Casatí 348 1322604
lacrisalide87@hotmail.com
Registration due by May 15, 2015.

There will also be an exhibition: “Fili per Creare” in the exhibition  of the Corte del Cagnat. It is the 11^ Mostra del Merletto, and runs from May 23-31, 2015.
Saturday May 23:  Opening, 18:00
Tuesday-Wednesday:  15:00 to 18:00,  20:30 to 22:30
Thursday-Saturday: 15:00 to 18:00
Sunday:  10:00 to 12:00, 16:00 to 19:00
Closed Monday.

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Brianzola map

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Lace Event Spain: XIII Encuentro Nacional de Encajeras de Bolillos, Ciudad de Guadalajara – May 23, 2015

XIII Encuentro Nacional de Encajeras de Bolillos, Ciudad de Guadalajara (La Alcarria, Guadalajara, Castile-La Mancha)
Organizers:  Asociación de Vecinos “Miguel Hernández”
Asociación Cultural Alamín
Date: Saturday, May 23, 2015
Time: see Agenda
Place: el céntrico parque de la Concordía
Websites:  http://tinyurl.com/kaaor8b
Information and Registration: 
Martina Marga, 686 262301 and 678 707298 Odisea6604@yahoo.es,
Toñi de Toro, 626 907577, antoniadetoro@hotmail.com
Registration close May 21st, or when the 300 person limit is reached.  (as of 5/20/15 it had been reached, with 80 over who apparently will be located outside the Parque area.

Agenda:
10:00 Participant registration, refreshments, welcome by authorities
11:00 Start of the Encuentro
14:00 Closing

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guadalajara map

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Lace Event Italy: Italia dei Merletti – II Raduno Nazionale, Zagarolo – May 23, 2015

Italia dei Merletti – II Raduno Nazionale, Zagarolo (Rome, Lazio)
Theme: 
Tramando…Tessendo
Organizers:
  Insituto per la Promozione del Merletto
Sinergie Zagarolo Io Creo Arti Manuali
Date:  Saturday, May 23, 2015
Time:  See agenda below
Place:  Palazzo Rospigliosi, Zagarolo, Italy.
Websites:  http://tinyurl.com/mp7qske http://tinyurl.com/lmga63x
http://tinyurl.com/k7ebtaj http://tinyurl.com/k74uyhv
Information: 06 9524103 – tramando.tessendo@gmail.com – associazionesinergie@msn.it
Registration: form at http://tinyurl.com/kyhbyl7
Registration is open from March 1 to April 30, 2015.  Fee is 5 EUR per person.

Agenda for May 23rd:
10:00 to 13:00  Opening of the event, reception for the lacemakers
10:00 to 17:00  Everyone works.
12:00  Greetings from the organizing committee and souvenir photo
12:30 to 14:30  Lunch
15:00  Guided tour of the exhibition “La poesia dell’ago”
17:00  Closing.

The Lace Day is embedded in the “IX Mostra Mercato di Artigianato Tessile”, which runs from May 22-24.  This is a textile crafts fair which offers several classes, see posters below.

An exhibition on Italian Needlelace, “Percorsi Tessili” will be presented, including Valsesia Puncetto, Burano, Aemila Ars, and several others, and contemporary work.

There will also be an exhibition “Il Gioiello Tessile” (Textile Jewelery) featuring macramè, tatting, peyote work, and bobbinlace by the Fondazione Scuola Merletti di Gorizia. This will also be at the Palazzo Rospigliosi from May 22-24, 2015.

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ago      oro   corso

aemilia   gioiello      Zagarolo

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Lace Event Spain: III Encuentro de Bolilleras “Villa de las Ferias” de Medina del Campo – May 23, 2015

III Encuentro de Bolilleras “Villa de las Ferias” de Medina del Campo (Valladolid, Castille and León)
Organizers:  la Asociación de Amas de Casa “Santa Ana”
Ayuntamiento y la Mancomunidad “Tierras de Medina”
Date: Saturday, May 23, 2015
Time: 10:00 to 14:30
Place: la Plaza Mayor de la Hispanidad de Medina del Campo
Websites: http://tinyurl.com/mq99fl8
Information:  Montse Fernández Moreno Patrito , 680 72 42 87, xarda05@hotmail.com

380 lacemakers participated in 2014.  Very little detailed information available online, so I’m copying some things from last year’s event.

medina del campo map

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Lace Event Spain: 22èna Trobada de Puntaires a Calafell – May 10, 2015

22èna Trobada de Puntaires a Calafell (Tarragona, Catalonia)
Organizers:  Agrupació Recreativa Cultural de Calafell (A.R.C.)
Date: Sunday, May 10, 2015
Time: 10:00 to 14:00
Place: Al Pg. Marítim de St. Joan de Déu (entre C/St. Pere i C/ Mallorca)
Website:  http://tinyurl.com/msfto4k
Contact:  Evelyn, 654045549

I finally found an article about this year’s Trobada, published on the day of the event. 50 lacemakers from around Catalonia attended. Awards were given to the oldest and youngest lacemakers.

Calafell

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