Looking at Lace – presentation at Big Apple Knitters’ Guild
THIS EVENT WAS CANCELLED DUE TO THE BLIZZARD. WE ARE RESCHEDULED FOR MAY 11TH, 2013. SEE MY ONLINE SCHEDULE AND THE BAKG WEBSITE FOR UPDATES.
Lisa Daehlin presenting at BAKG (Big Apple Knitters’ Guild), NYC
Saturday, February 9th, 2013
Looking at Lace: Knitting and Crochet Outlining the Space in Between
An examination of various types of knitted and crocheted lace, some crossing over and challenging those categories. How are the fabrics made, keeping that careful balance between structure and drape, functionality and design.
Lisa Daehlin is a knitting designer and opera chanteuse. She teaches in venues including the Studio Arts Workshop at Newark Museum, PS122 Gallery and the American Folk Art Museum in New York. A continuing education faculty member at The Cooper Union for seven years, she has the honor of having been the first teacher of knitting and crochet courses at this historic institution. A sought-after designer of knitted and crocheted fabrics and objects, she free-lances for the fashion industry and retail design. Her designs can be seen walking the streets of Manhattan, gracing the pages of Interweave Knits, Knit.1, Knit Simple and Vogue Knitting magazines as well as featured in Lace Style, Bag Style and The New Tunisian Crochet books published by Interweave Press, and Vogue Knitting: Ultimate Hat Book and Vogue Knitting: Shawls and Wraps by Sixth and Spring Books. http://www.delisa.us/ and https://lisadaehlin.wordpress.com/