Lace Event Estonia: Pitsifestival Pärnus – August 2-4, 2013

Pitisifestival Pärnus, XII International Bobbin Lace Exhibition,
Town to Town, Border to Border
Date: Friday August 2 to Sunday August 4, 2013
Place: Kuniga 29
Pärnu, Estonia
Time: events open at 12:00
Facebook: http://tinyurl.com/m5xf28k
Information: +372 56605967

Schedule:
Saturday, August 3, 2013
12:00 Ceremonial opening of the exhibition
Concert, children’s fashion show with bobbin lace, lottery
12:00-18:00 Exhibition open
13:00-18:00  Tønder lace workshop with Karen Vontillius from Denmark
18:00  Fashion show, folk music concert, picnic

Sunday, August 4, 2013
12:00-17:00 Exhibition open
12:00  Workshop on a bobbin lace rose – Ulla Bengtsson from Sweden
10:00-16:00 Tønder lace workshop continues
17:00  Exhibition closing.  Presentation of competition awards, “summer skirt, child of nature”

Please note the excellent article on Estonian lace in the 2013 OIDFA Bulletin vol 31 no 1. I’m not sure what is happening on the 2nd, but the few announcements of this event that I could find on the web say it starts on the 2nd. Note the close connection with Northern European lace centers in their agenda.

parnu      parnu

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