The Edinburgh Lace Course

An annual Summer School, held in July at Heriot-Watt University on the outskirts of Edinburgh.

Tuition is available in a range of British and Continental Bobbin Laces

It  caters for all levels from complete beginners to experts.

Students can be residential or non-residential.

The 2018 Edinburgh Lace Course ran from Monday 23rd -Friday 27th July at Heriot-Watt University. Fifty nine lacemakers attended  and worked on a variety of Bobbin Laces including Torchon, Bucks Point, Bedfordshire, Brugge, Flanders, Binche, Paris Ground,   Milanese, Hinojosa and Idrija Lace; some of the ladies worked on designing contemporary modern laces.The 2019 Course now fully booked.

This year our Sales Day is on Wednesday 24th July. Please feel free to come and visit us between 11-3pm on that day to shop for lacemaking supplies and/or to look at the lace people are making. You will find us in The James Watt Centre which is just past Reception – a very short walk from the bus terminus.