Georgia Seitz - Ribbonwinners
Tatting Patterns & Shuttles
1227 County Road 1760 E
Greenup, Illinois 62428 USA
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2005 Lesson Index - The Online Tatting Class


Aug. - Dec. 12 2005 The online tatting class will be on holiday break until mid-January 2006.

Dec. 11/12 Donna Hamby's Christmas Lace on Glass An easy project for a holiday tree decoration.


And there's more! Liz Anderson has made a study of an advanced pattern by Judi Banashek which uses rings only and unusual picot work. This pattern caused Liz a few "sour" moments, but please see how she finally made this "lemon" into "lemonade!" When Tatting Turns to Lemonade. ttp://www.georgiaseitz.com/2005/jblizapicotproject.pdf

Dec. 11 aol log
Int'l log Dec. 12


Dec. 4/5 Sheila Heneise's Angel with Paisley Wings

Dec. 04 aol log
Int'l log Dec. 05

Nov. 28A new tatting crossword puzzle whose clues you will find in the list of snowflakes sent around or in the logs or online.

No aol log.
Int'l log Nov. 28

Nov. 20/21 Gerda's Butterfly with Scharf type leaves as wings and diagrams provided by Mark Myers

Nov. 20 aol log
Int'l log Nov. 21

Nov. 13/14 Dawn McLaughlin's Beaded Bracelet.

Nov. 13 aol log
Int'l log Nov. 14

Nov. 06/07 Jeanne Zukowski's Crazy Quilt Photo Frame embellished with Tatting.

Nov. 06 aol log
Int'l log Nov. 06
Nov. 06/07 Jeanne Zukowski's Crazy Quilt Photo Frame embellished with Tatting.

Nov. 06 aol log
Int'l log Nov. 06
Oct. 30 only Jane Eborall's One Pass Edging using CTJ
Also posted at Jane's wonderful website.

Oct. 30 aol log
There is no Int'l log Oct. 31. Class cancelled due to Halloween.
Oct. 23/24 Internezzo
This is the first pattern shared with the class by Cinzia Gabrieli who is a student of Edda Guastalla in Italy

Oct. 23 aol log
Int'l log Oct. 24

Oct. 16/17 Here is a tiny Celtic style angel by Ruth Perry which is just right to dangle inside a glass ornament such as Terry the Tatter's Isabella Bell Ornament from Oct. 2/3.

Bonus! Riet's dragonfly with celtic picots on wings.

Oct. 16 aol log
Int'l log Oct. 17


Oct. 9/10 Terry the Tatter's Isabella Bell Ornament

Oct. 9 aol log
Int'l log Oct. 02

Oct. 2/3 Spider, Spider on a Lacy Web
Oct. 02 AOL log
Int'l log not available

Sept. 25/26 Do You Remember Myrtle?
Sept. 25 AOL log
Int'l 9/25 log not available
The tatting puzzle; the deadline for the puzzle sent in for a prize is Sept. 24, 2005.
The tatting crossword puzzle answers.
Jan. - June 2005

Mimi Dillman's 1936 Hexagonal Cluny Motif
http://www.georgiaseitz.com/2005/cluny/1936hexagonalclunymotif.pdf

Jan. 09 aol log


Three Tatted Edgings by Bessie Barker
http://www.georgiaseitz.com/2005/barkertrio.html
Jan. 16 aol log
Jan. 17 log courtesy Mimi Dillman.


This is an interactive lesson in progress. All are welcome to participate by sending in tatting term translations and models to represent the forms and patterns to work.

The Shapes of Tatting
The Round Motif
Jan. 23 aol log
Jan. 24 log courtesy Mimi Dillman

Mrs. Mee - Miss Austin Couverette #2
http://www.georgiaseitz.com/2005/meeaustin2.html
Jan. 30 aol log to be posted
Hot off the web!
Spider by Dianna Stevens
The Shapes of Tatting
Feb. 6/7, 2005 we are adding to the shapes page. Note that pattern links have been added below the photos.
Feb. 6 aol log
Feb. 7 international class log courtesy Michelle(This was an hilarious class well worth a read lol.)
Feb. 13/14,2005
Mary Donahue's Square; a first original design
Mary Donahue's Heart
J.J. Eubanks' Tatted Edging
Jim Lathem's Triple Flower Bouquet Bookmark
Hearts, Hearts, Hearts
More Hearts, Hearts, Hearts
Feb. 13 aol log
The class will discuss the concept of a "shape" and a "motif", how they are formed and what can be made from them.
The Shapes of Tatting
Feb. 20/21, 2005 we are adding to the shapes pages. Note that patterns or photos have been added on these pages.
The Round Motif
The Square Motif
The Oval Motif
The Rectangle Motif
Feb. 20 aol log to be posted
Feb. 27 class will be in the international classroom No class Feb. 28

Since we were not able to complete the discussion on the basics of needle tatting it will be continued. You might like to review the basics of needle tatting.

http://www.georgiaseitz.com/dana/needletat.html
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/TAT-ALL-TALES/files/
http://www.frontiernet.net/~TamTats/
http://www.geocities.com/pamela+devries/index.html

Also, we ran out of time before we got to discuss Mark's designing shape info that he documented on this page. Scroll down to Feb. 7. http://www.tat-man.net/tatmanblog/tatmanblogger.html


And we will have the formal discussion of Jane Eborall's "diamond" pattern: http://www.e.n.e.btinternet.co.uk/diamond.htm

And with the assistance of Edda's model, I would like to discuss the length of thread left bewtween rings in one shuttle work http://digilander/libero.it/chiacchierino/news05/unanavetta.html

Feb. 27 log
Tatted Lace Easter Egg Covering by Terry the Tatter! Easter arrives early (March 27) this year so let's get March started with a delightfully lacy Easter Egg decoration
March 6 aol log March 7 int'l log

It's Spring, Let's Tat! March 20 aol log to be posted.

Emma Crew's Floral Egg http://geocities.com/emmacrew/tatting/egg.html
Melanie's Violet Bouquet http://home.netcom.com/~ntrop/mimi/violets.htm
Jeanne Lugert's 3-d Rose http://www.georgiaseitz.com/2002/jlrose/jlrose.html
Amy Drake's Birds http://www.georgiaseitz.com/2002/drakebird.html
Inger's Daffodils, http://www.georgiaseitz.com/2002/inger.html
Inger's Easter Egg http://www.georgiaseitz.com/2002/ingeregg.html
Inger's Happy Chick http://www.georgiaseitz.com/2002/ingerchick.html
Mimi's Cluny Egg http://home.netcom.com/~ntrop/mimi/clunyegg.html
Wally's Bead Fan http://www.georgiaseitz.com/classes2001/beads/sosabeadfan.jpg
Sieglinde's Iris http://www.georgiaseitz.com/classes2/blocktat/irispattern.html
Eliz Davis' Hairpin Fan http://www.georgiaseitz.com/classes2/hp/eliz'shairpinfan.jpg
AKTATTER's Sitka Rose http://www.georgiaseitz.com/classes2001/rosette.jpg
More ideas for Spring http://www.georgiaseitz.com/classes/springideas.html

Guess what this is about?
The Emma Farnes and Richardson books No class Sunday March 27. The Monday afternoon and evening class will be held in the international classroom at 3PM ET and 8:30 PM ET (New York time.)

There will be a special meeting on International Tatting Day. April 1, 2005 in the international classroom at 3PM ET and 8:30 PM ET (New York time.) "Tatting Jeopardy", "Name that Tatter", "What's my Line" and other fun tatting games for door prizes of thread and books. Come join us.


Cindy Brick's Hanky Panky Quilt book will be our inspiration for The Recycled Tatting projects in workshops this summer.



Christel Wutzmer shares her butterfly with cluny tallies on the wings. A graceful flutterbee with only 8 cluny tallies makes a great piece to practice cluny method.
April 3 aol log
April 4 int'l log

A Tisket, A Tasket, Let's Tat Jules' Basket! Pattern for April 10/11
April 10 aol log
April 11 int'l log

Home Needlework Tatting Book 1916 pg 7 figure 18, An edging with lots of possibilities!
April 24 aol log
(to be posted)
April 24 int'l log

May Day and Mother's Day all within one week. Let's look at some past lessons that may help the tatter prepare a lovely gift for Mom.
Class May 1, 2005 only in the international room.

Susan Phillipo's Lilac
"M O M " by Saundra Hameed
Julie Patterson's Heart & Flowers Cross
May Day basket
May 1 combined class log
(to be posted)
May 1, 2005 int'l log

Ruth Perry has prepared several pdf files for the lessonthe photo of the main project alone:he photo of the main project alone; the full file contains 5 pages
If that one is too large for you to open then try these:
3 pages
1 page
1 page

May 9 combined class log

May 9, 2005 int'l log
Nina Libin'a Palm Earrings (wordpad document)
May 15 aol log
(to be posted)
May 16 int'l log

Antique Lace Square from the Archives of the Lace Museum
May 22 aol log
(to be posted)
May 22 int'l log


Cindy Brick's Hanky Panky Quilt book will be our inspiration for The Recycled Tatting projects in workshops this summer.


The biggest event for tatters in history is growing every year. Come join the fun and friendship at the Palmetto Tat Days 2005 Contact: Lori

Happy Tatting! Georgia Seitz