Homework submitted 5-27-2016

Today, we have more fancy picots from Annie:

The thread really shows off the wonderful structure! Nice work!

See you in class!

Homework submitted 5-25-2016

As our classes wind down before summer, we have a chance to finish some projects. Here are 2 that have been completed:

Edging adapted from vintage patterns by Aurora

Edging adapted from vintage patterns by Aurora

Maltese Pinwheel Snowflake by Eliz Davis

Maltese Pinwheel Snowflake by Eliz Davis

The snowflake on the left is tatted by MJ and the edging Aurora tatted now decorates a shirt.

Ready to enjoy the warmer weather now!

See you in class!

Class Material 5-23-2016

Learn how to tat and assemble this beautiful butterfly collage shared with us by Dagmar

Blue Butterfly by Dagmar Pezzuto

Blue Butterfly by Dagmar Pezzuto

Pezzuto.http://www.georgiaseitz.com/2016/dagmarcollagebutterfly.pdf

See you in class!

Homework Submitted 5-18-2016

Shuttles have been creating wonderful lace lately.¬†Muskaan, Denise, and Eliz have all tatted Sheila’s angel and Norja has completed another motif:

Angel with Paisley Wings by Sheila Heneise

Angel with Paisley Wings by Sheila Heneise

Denise is having great fun with her shuttles.

Angel with Paisley Wings by Sheila Heneise

Angel with Paisley Wings by Sheila Heneise

Eliz was inspired to add a button to one of her beauties.

Angel with Paisley Wings by Sheila Heneise

Angel with Paisley Wings by Sheila Heneise

Muskaan gives us a hint as to how she manages those wings.

Birthday Motif 2016 by Wally Sosa

Birthday Motif 2016 by Wally Sosa

Great work Norja! And finally a peek at Denise’s tatting area:

collection of tatting Fandango doily progress by Jane Eborall, edging inspired by Leslie Bailey

collection of tatting Fandango doily progress by Jane Eborall, edging inspired by Leslie Bailey

See you in class!

Summer 2016 class events

Our plans are changing with the weather! Please keep an eye out for posting or email updates.

Monday classes will be held every other week with guest instructors presenting. As information comes available, it will be shared in email and posts. For the latest news, please make sure Georgia has your current address.

Tuesday classes will be on break while Sue moves. Keep tuned to the classroom for an update.

Thursday classes will explore advanced beginner level patterns. June 2 will cover lesson 1 & 2 of the series (see the About page for the link) and June 9 will cover lesson 3 & 4. Those days are great days to catch up and cement techniques and terms. June 16 will discuss a patriotic pattern. For details and materials list, contact Cyn.

More to come in July and August.

See you in class!

Class Material 5-16-2016

Today, we will review a lesson from 2005. Why? There is a story to be told about it so tune in Monday!

http://www.georgiaseitz.com/2005/fall2005/sheneiseangel.html

Angel With Paisley Wings by Sheila Heneise

Angel With Paisley Wings by Sheila Heneise

See you in class!

Homework Submitted 5-13-2016

Look what flew into my box from Denise:

Button Angel by Martha Ess

Button Angel by Martha Ess

Thank you for brightening our day!

See you in class!

 

Homework submitted 5-11-2016

Ikuta picots has captivated the class! We have a sample today from a new member to the class community.

Ikuta sample from Muskaan tutorial

Ikuta sample from Muskaan tutorial

Please welcome Mary and visit her Tatter Board in the Gallery. MJ is finishing off her collection from 40 Original Tatting Designs book by Nellie Hall Youngburg. She has use bright spring colors. So pretty.

MJ NHY 24

Acorn Medallion by Nellie Hall Younburg

See you in class!

Class Material 5-9-2016

Out study of Ikuta picot techniques continue.

Ikuta sample by Muskaan

Ikuta picot sample tatted by Muskaan

We look this week more thoroughly at method 3 as detailed in this tutorial by Muskaan:

http://www.georgiaseitz.com/2016/muskaanikutapicotmethod3pictorial.pdf

See you in class!

Homework submitted 5-6-2016

Muskaan has been working with the last class subject matter of picots quite a bit. To view her excellent work, visit her blog: http://tipsaroundthehome.blogspot.com/

Capriccio by Ninetta Caruso

Capriccio by Ninetta Caruso

Double picot daisy

Daisy Flower Motif by Muskaan

Ikuta Picot method 2

sample of method 2 Ikuta picots

Ikuta Picot method 3

sample method 3 Ikuta picots

triple picot snowflake

Double/Triple snowflake by Sally Magill

Thank you for this work to keep tatting alive!

See you in class!