Network: An Introduction to Lacis
with Amy Keefer
In this workshop, participants will learn the technique of knotted netting and how to transform a piece of net into a work of Lacis.
Subjects and Techniques covered will include:
Designing a pattern for lacis, using hand drawing or photographs as source imagery.
Becoming familiar with the tools and techniques of knotted netting. We will focus on creating a net with square mesh for lacis, participants can also use a found or upcycled piece of net.
How to draft and follow a pattern in linen stitch
Learning the filling stitches of Lacis, including Linen Stitch and Darning Stitch.
Working with color and transparency as design principles in Lacis.