Our Next Course

Our Next Course

​The 2022 course will run from Monday 18th to Friday 22nd July 2022. with four tutors: Kitty Mason, Frances Bell, Claire Bonito and Carole Smith. The course is now full and a waiting list has been opened. Go to Course Information for more information.

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2021 Lace Course

2021 Lace Course

On the morning of Tuesday 20th July, 23 very happy ladies arrived at Heriot Watt University for the 2021 Edinburgh Lace Course. Due to the rules and restrictions imposed by Covid-19, the University was not able to offer their full range of accommodation and social...

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Presentation for Kitty Mason and Sue Clark

Presentation for Kitty Mason and Sue Clark

This year marked a change in organising team – Sarah and Carole took over from Kitty and Sue who had been organising the course for 40 years. We had planned on marking this incredible achievement last year but had to delay it. At the beginning of this year’s course...

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Meet the Team

Meet the Team

Carole and Sarah are delighted to welcome Liz Parkinson as the newest member of the Edinburgh Lace Course team. Supported by our web designer, Julia Douglas, Liz will help to keep the website up to date and send an initial response to queries sent through the website.

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A Symbolic Rainbow

A Symbolic Rainbow

In this time of 'lockdown' you may be looking for a new lace challenge. Some people have already seen Carole Smith's striking 'Rainbow' bobbin lace lampshade. It was worked in Fils a Dentelles from her own design. Below is a copy of the pricking and a working diagram...

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