Knots and Weaves: the amazing secrets of lacemaking
However complex, lace fabric is always based upon knots and weaves. But do we really know how to distinguish one from the other? Practical trial and experiment reveals just how common these knots and weaves are throughout our daily existence, and just how skilfully they can be used in arts and crafts. The families are also given an amusing itinerary that they can follow together in exploring the island of Burano.
Length: 2 hours
Language: Italian, English or Spanish
Recommended age for this activity: 6 to 12 years