Lace Event Germany: 26. Annaberger Klöppeltage, Annaberg-Buchholz – September 18-20, 2015

26. Annaberger Klöppeltage, Annaberg-Buchholz (Saxony)
Sponsor: Sächsisch-Erzgebirgischer Klöppelverband e.V.
Theme: Spiralförmiges
Dates: September 18-20, 2015
Time: 10:00 to 18:00 daily
Place:  in den Räumen des Haus des Gastes Erzhammer
Buchholzer Str. 2, 09456 Annaberg Buchholz, Germany
Web site
Information: 03733 425190

Vendors:  See for the extensive list of vendors.
Agenda:  See There is an extensive list of activities, speakers, and exhibitions.

The main event will run three days, with courses and exhibitions up to September 23rd.  This is a more compact format for this event than in past years.

T1 Weihnachtsstern aus Draht,  Jolana Davidovicová, Prague
Sept 20 | 9.00 – 16.00
T2 Sonnenfänger, Mrianne Geißendörfer, Uffenheim
Sept 21-22 | 9.00 – 16.00 Uhr
T3 Weihnachtsscchmuck mit Bast und Peddigrohr, Ivana Domanjová, Prague
Sept 21 | 9.00 – 16.00
T4 Geklöppelter Schmuck mit Drahtspirale, Jitka Kytková,, Prague
Sept 21 | 9.00 – 16.00
T5 Schmuck aus Edelstrahldraht, Birgit Härtel, Leipzig
Sept 21 | 9.00 -16.00
T6 Schmuck für Garten und Wohnung, Marcela Hovadová, Cerveny Kostelec
Sept 22 | 9.00 – 16.00
T7 Lace in Clay – Fimo Spitze, Katrin Baumann, Elterlein
Sept 22 | 9.00 – 16.00
T8 Kroatische Duchesse, Anni Rühle, Dresden
Sept 21 | 9.00 – 16.00

Competition – based on the Spiral theme
– Each design and execution must be done by the entrant
– One work per entrant
– The finished work must be mounted for exhibition
– Packaging must be provided so works can be shipped back after the exhibition
– Registration form must accompany the completed work entry form
– Entrance fee is 10.00 EUR
– No age limits
– Judging will be in four categories – appropriate topic, craftsmanship, layout, overall presentation
– Participants agree that works can be published
Winners and juried works will be exhibited from Sept 18-23, 2105.  The jury is composed of 5 women professionals in lacemaking, and lace research.
Deadline for entries is August 24, 2015.
Awards will be presented on September 18th at 15:00.

It is estimated that there are 20,000 lacemakers in the Erzgebirg.

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