Lace Event Belgium: Turnhoutse kant – October 28-29, 2017

Tentoonstelling Turparen: Turnhoutse kant (Flemish Community, Antwerp, Turnhout)
Organizers:
  Lace group Tuparen, Oud Turnhout, Belgium
Date: Saturday, October 28, 2017 and Sunday, October 29, 2017
Time: Saturday: 10:00 to 18:00, Sunday: 10:00 to 17:00
Place: 
De Djoelen
Steenweg op Mol 3, 2360 Oud-Turnhout, Belgium
Website: http://tinyurl.com/y885wjx7 
Information: Liliane Eykens, secretary Tuparen,
0473/41 19 48  liliane.eykens@gmail.com

The Turnhout lace style is beautifully illustrated in “Van speldengrond tot Turnhoutse Kant”, by Nora Andries, Harry de Kok, Luc Huygens, Guido Landuyt, Frieda Sorber, and Lieve Vroom. Sometimes called “Point de Paris” (although not by the Turnhout lacemakers), this exhibition will show the best of such work, and also offer demonstrations. This group works with old patterns, and with ones they design themselves.

Tuparen-2017   Turnhout

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