"Our mission is to promote the craft of tatting and spread it like kudzu across the South!"
Site Last updated December 18, 2014
2014 Tat Days Pattern CD is READY! Order Here.
Teacher Applications DUE Sunday, February 15, 2015.
LOGO Submissions due Sunday, February 15, 2015.
Thank you for a WONDERFUL Tat Days! See you next year! The dates are the first weekend in September, the 4th and 5th, 2015.
Scholarship Quilts: Thank you for your generosity!
Next meeting will be Saturday, January 17. Location TBD. Yes, we will have a lesson.
CALENDAR for 2014 (2015 Dates coming soon.)
2014 QUILTS: THANKS Georgia and Pinky and ALL! Pictures HERE!
Tat Days Themes-Thank you for all of your suggestions! We have voted. Tat Days 2015 theme will be "Tatting Angels Among Us" submitted by Hope Bates.
Thank you to ALL who submitted snowflakes for our Christmas Tree for the Lexington Museum. They LOVED it!
THANK YOU for another GREAT weekends at our Tat Days. Pictures will go up one day.
Recorded Video from Tat Days. Not the best but we had fun. More info here.
REQUESTS FOR TATTING
South Carolina State Fair in October: Each year we collect butterflies and other small tatted items to share with the thousands of fair goers. They love animals and insects: fish, giraffes, owls, spiders, etc.!
Items to sell at craft fairs: We love to share our tatting and make more folks aware of this wonderful art form and craft shows are one way we do this. It also brings in a little cash to help support our teaching efforts throughout the year. Craft show goers are looking for unique items and we can provide just that. Items like, but not limited to, jewelry, bookmarks, decorative things, etc. School colors of Maroon and Black for Univ. of SC and Orange and/or Purple for Clemson sell well, too.
THANK YOU! THANK YOU for your generosity!
TEACHING and LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES
At Richland County public library Craft Demo days. Many meet weekly doing all kinds of crafts. Check their web pages for details.
Monthly Meetings, Tat Days and SC State Fair!
If you know of any craft fairs that PTG should look into, please let us know.
And anywhere you show off your tatting can be an opportunity!Remember, if you teach one-on-one or a class, please turn in your time to Pam.
Tatters Across Time Inc. shuttle Tatting Proficiency Program© is a non-profit organization formed to help all tatters everywhere improve their proficiency in shuttle tatting skills, techniques, and/or knowledge. The goal of the program is to promote high standards of quality workmanship and to further the appreciation of shuttle tatting through education, teaching and communication.
Fronds: (Updated Sept 2013) Is there a Palmetto Tatter local
neighborhood contact or group near you? Look
here at our list to see. If you have a group or would like
to be the contact for your city, please write Donna at firstname.lastname@example.org to
be added. Thanks!
Our PTG Library is at most of our monthly meetings. We have hundreds of publications for check out for 1 to 2 months at a time. Be sure to "check it out" at our next meeting.
January 18: Carol Lowe's "Tatting Takes Wing Heart"
(Lexington Main Library)
February 15: Sharren Morgan's "Irish for a Day" shamrock. Heart Exchange.
(Lexington Main Library)
|March 15: Vicki Clarke's Nowhere Maze (taught by Donna T.) + a Shamrock Exchange.|
|April 12 (2nd week): Sally Bigger's Simple Bell Flower ALa Mary Konior (taught by Theresa Orren)
(Lexington Main Library)
|May 17: Sharren Morgan' Blooming Bookmark pattern.||June 21: Martha Ess' Tiny Round Teapot (taught by Donna and Wanda)|
July 19 : UFO-Un-Finished Object (or project). Maybe one that you need a little help and encouragement on to finish it.
August 16: Prepare for Tat Days AND State Fair. If you have them, bring patterns for small items to tat for State Fair.
|September 13 (2nd Saturday): Lesson and prepare for State Fair. Jane Eborall will be our teacher.|
Tat Days 2014, "Tatting, Tea, and Toffee " September 5-6, Toccoa, GA
|November 15: Possibly memory/honor ribbons.||December 13: Holiday Party-Share Tatting, Christmas/Festive Item Exchange, Eat and have FUN together. (Cayce-West Cola Library)|
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