University of Atlantia

Course Detail

History and development of Needle Lace in the 16th century

Instructor:
Grace Gambel


Instructor's Kingdom: Atlantia, Time Zone: EST
University Session:
UA106 February 13, 2021
Crs #:
421
Date:
Sat Feb 13
Time:
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Fee:
Length:
1 hr
Credits:
1
Attendees:
57/99
Room:
Home Economics
Course Category:
Costume and Textiles
Track:
Costuming, Textiles, and Fiber Arts
Description
In the 16th century, Needle lace exploded from virtual non-existence and spread throughout Europe as one of the most coveted of the new art forms.. In this class we will explore where it came from, how it developed, and how it differs from other forms of lace also practiced during the era.