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Exhibitions and Events

2022 Lace Guild Competition

The Lace Guild are holding their Triennial Exhibition & Competition 2022, and in the "Traditional Laces in a Traditional Style" section, there is a category for knotted laces, including tatting. The deadline for submissions is 6th May 2022, and details of the rules and schedule are available via the above link.

1 October 2022 Makit Fenland Fair

The Makit Fenland Fair will be in St Ives, Cambridgeshire in the Autumn, and you can find the Ring of Tatters there too.

Do drop by and tell or show us what tatting you've been working on, we'd love to know!

Alternatively, if you're a member of the Ring, you'd be very welcome to offer your help on the stand, to demonstrate and/or chat about tatting. Contact our Exhibitions Secretary, Charlotte Cane, at exhibitions@ringoftatters.org.uk.

13-16 October 2022 SEC, Glasgow

The Creative Craft Show comes to the SEC in Glasgow, and the Ring of Tatters will be there too!

Come and say hello, and tell us all about your tatting gift ideas for Christmas!

If you're a member of the Ring within reach of Glasgow, we'd really appreciate offers for help on the stand, to demonstrate and/or chat about tatting. Contact our Exhibitions Secretary, Charlotte Cane, at exhibitions@ringoftatters.org.uk.

Local Tatting Groups

Please let us know details of your local tatting days or meetings once they have started up again, and we can add them to the web page speedily.

Brighton Tat and Chat
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Regular monthly Tat and Chat meetings happen in Brighton for details please see the Autumn 2021 newsletter.

Sunday 5th June 2022 Falkirk Tatting Day
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A "Virtual" Falkirk Tatting Day will be held via Zoom event from 2pm to 3.30pm on Sunday 5th June. Please contact treasurer@ringoftatters.org.uk for the relevant information and login details if you would like to join.

September 2022 Fringe Element Tatters
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The Fringe Element Tatters (Southern Ontario) are monitoring the covid situation and looking to hold their 15th tatting weekend in September 2022. For details, please see their website (link above).

Invicta Tatters
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Invicta Tatters hold regular monthly meetings in Orpington. For details of their meetings, please see the Autumn 2021 newsletter.

August 2022 Palmetto Tatters
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The Palmetto Tatters (South Carolina) are holding regular monthly meetings. The next Palmetto Tat Day starts on August 4th 2022. For details, please see the Autumn 2021 newsletter or their website (link above).

South Lakeland Lace Makers
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South Lakeland Lace Makers are a group of lace makers and tatters who meet monthly near Kendal, in Cumbria. For details of their meetings, see the Autumn 2021 newsletter or their website (link above).