Lace Making Classes

Please Note: All of our classes have been postponed until further notice due the Covid-19 social distancing restrictions.

All of our classes are by appointment only. PRE-REGISTRATION is required. Our teachers are volunteers and their classes are flexible. To register, please call the museum to arrange the class.

Students are responsible for finishing their projects when taking lessons. We advise you to allow time for homework.

Bobbin Lace

Wednesdays, 11:00am to 1:00pm, or Thursdays, 7:00pm to 9:00:pm
Beginner: 6 sessions – $120
Intermediate:1 session – $20
Taught by Eleanore Schwartz

Beginner to Intermediate level and a very personal, easy class. Eleanore is a very experienced lace maker and can teach all types of bobbin lace. Tools may be purchased at registration or earlier, if desired. Beginning students should enroll in a 6-week course and attend all 6 clases as well as work on projects at home. Continuing students may attend as desired.

Tatting

Wednesdays, 11:00am to 1:00pm, or Thursdays, 7:00pm to 9:pm
6 sessions – $120
Taught by Eleanore Schwartz

A very personal instruction class. Eleanore is a lace maker in all techniques and her beginner’s class is structured to ensure students of a thorough knowledge of tatting for their lace making skills. Tools may be purchased at registration.

Kids’ Bobbin or Crocheted Lace

Tuesdays, 3:30pm-4:30pm
6 one hour lessons, $60, plus deposit for the materials

Please note that children are expected to work on their projects at home between lessons.

Beginner Crochet

By appointment
$60
Taught by Eleanore Schwartz

A very personal instruction class. Eleanore is a lace maker in all techniques and her beginner’s class is structured to ensure students of a thorough knowledge of tatting for their lace making skills. Tools may be purchased at registration.

Lacy Knitting

Wednesday or Thursday, call to arrange time
3 two-hour sessions – $60
Taught by Eleanore Schwartz

Bring size 8 needles and worsted weight yarn in a light color and a pattern of an item you would like to make if you have one.

Hardanger

By appointment
Taught by Eleanore Schwartz

A very personal instruction class. Eleanore is a lace-maker in all techniques. Call for information on this class: (408) 730-4695..