Mexico: Traditional Dance! Below: Lace on display at the Belgian Pavilion, 2017!
Folklorama is an annual multicultural event in Winnipeg, Manitoba. The festival began in 1970 and is still going strong with over forty pavilions! Lace can be found at several venues. See costumes adorned with lace during stage performances and lace in cultural displays at locations throughout the city. Dates this year are August 5 to 11 (Week 1) and August 12 to 18 (Week 2). See the website for more info: https://www.folklorama.ca/
The Summer edition 2018 is now in the mail, on its way to subscribers in many parts of the world. Thanks to all who contributed to the Gazette publications over the years. Newcomers are welcome!
See Gazette Editions section for details of all issues, including Volume 32:1-4.
Une visite récente au Québec a inclus quelques heures au Musée des Ursulines, au 12, rue Donnacona. La dentelle aux fuseaux faisait partie de l’éducation des jeunes filles.
A recent visit to Quebec included a few hours at the Ursuline Museum, 12 Donnacona Street. Bobbin lace was part of the education for young girls.
The Spring edition of the Gazette has been mailed! Many thanks to all who contributed to our current issue. The packages are now on their way to places near and far. Happy Spring!
The Winter Edition of the Gazette is in the Mail! We hope you enjoy the best of the season.
A number of lacemakers are finishing their Canada 150 projects. Be encouraged to continue and share your lace project with us. Spring is coming!
The content list of the editions from the first four years of the Gazette is now posted. See Gazette Editions for details. This completes our journey down memory lane.
Many thanks to members of Denman and District Lace Club who started this venture back in 1984!
Hot off the press! We are sharing the content lists of some early Gazette editions with anyone who is interested in our lace history! Check the Gazette Editions section for all the details.
The final set is underway, going back to the very beginning and will be posted soon. Enjoy this trip down memory lane…