17th Annual Tat Days 2019


Activities (Updated August 13, 2019-Puzzle for All)
(Thursday Lunch, Weekend Schedule, Banquet, Tatting Display and Storytelling Competitions, Extra Classes,
Games [Meet New Friends & White Elephant]), Puzzle for All


LUNCH on Thursday, Sept 5, 2019: Downtown Toccoa. X-Factor/Cornerstone Café at 27 Doyle Street, Toccoa, GA.
It is 1/2 way down the block or enter the antique store on the corner and go upstairs.
Noon to 1:00ish. If you eat with us, you may be asked to help with setup.
Email Donna at tatdays@palmettotatters.org to RSVP by Monday, September 2, please. Thanks.


Watch for emails from your teachers for homework (Donna's Bracelet) and class prep details. And check the Class Projects page a few weeks and then a few days out.


Weekend Schedule


Weekend Games and Competitions


Display of Tatting -"Eye Candy" says Martha Ess: Our tatting display is always wonderful! PLAN NOW to be a part of it this year! Show off your handiwork.

Friendly Competition: Bring your tatting to the Gathering Room/Registration Room before Friday at 3:00.  Voting slips are in your folder (KNOTS are in their bags). Prizes will be awarded. Voting closes at 10:45 am Saturday.  Winners announced around lunch.
Thank you for participating.

Best in Show

Best in Theme

Most Creative

Winners will take home cool prizes!

If you want to pick up a piece of tatting, please be respectful and use the provided white gloves and handle with care.  

You are responsible for your tatting.  Pick-up is on Saturday evening.


2) "Tatting Tail Tales" - What is your tatting short story? Type it, print it, share it (12 point or larger font, 1 page). Or maybe you have a book that has a great tatting tale. Mark the page and bring it!

Should we vote on the best original Tatting Tail Tale?


PRIZES-Donated by Many - including Lisa from Tatting Corner and Barbara from Handy Hands.


Sample Menu for the weekend. Each meal is served buffet style. Many, many choices available at each meal. The actual meals are subject to change.

BANQUET: We LOVE our banquet on Friday evenings! Some will dress up for the Banquet (nice "church" clothes).

We always have have great food, fun and fellowship! Do join us. Cost is just $18.

Banquet Menu
Pork Loin Oven roasted and orange marmalade glazed
Yankee Pot Roast Slow cooked and fork tender in brown gravy topped with tender carrots and potatoes
Roasted Vegetable Medley, Sweet Potato Souffle' with Pecan Crust, Black Eye Peas
Italian Caesar Salad, Broccoli Salad
Chocolate Goodness Cake or Old Fashioned Strawberry Fruit Cobbler
Hot bread, ice tea, water and coffee service.

After the Banquet, we will move to our "gathering room" for auction FUN with Georgia!

Proceeds go to Scholarship Funds and General Funds.
There will be some GRAND items auctioned off, Friday night around 9:00.

DONATED by Paul and Anita Barry!

Click the image for more information.



And my bid is _____!


Thursday afternoon - "Get to Know You/Meet New Friends" Game


Thursday evening: 6:00 - Design a Shuttle with Phyllis and Tonya, Kit=$5


Friday morning: 9:00-10:00am - Elements of Design with Sandra


Saturday morning Early Bird: 6:30-7:30am - Simply Elegant Flower Earrings with Donna, Kit=$1, Shuttle or Needle


Saturday morning (before lunch):

10:45 - Silent Auction and Tatting Display Competition END

11:00 - Ice Drops with Marilyn (Gems in your Welcome Bag), Story Telling with Mary Anna, Nature Trail with Doug


Saturday Night: WHITE ELEPHANT GAME RETURNS! And you can of course: Finish projects, Visit, Exchange stories, Relax, and ENJOY!

For the White Elephant Game, what will you bring? Fun, Tatting, Beautiful, Silly, Amazing, Crazy, Yummy, or what?

Remember these shoes? $2 to $10.

G-Rated, please.

Available all weekend-work a puzzle to relax and chat.

ENTER to win the puzzle (back in the box to work again at home). Drawing Saturday evening.