With Bibilla Knotted Lace Flowers, today's crafters can enjoy a beautiful form of lace making that originated in antiquity. Elena Dickson has modified and modernized the traditional technique, resulting in a series of stunningly realistic-looking and contemporary projects. She includes patterns for several blossoms commonly found in Australian gardens, all with detailed step-by-step illustrated instructions that ensure success for any lace maker.
Elena Dickson has been teaching knotted or Armenian lace for over two decades. In 1992, she created her own craft business, Elena's Knotted Lace. Elena has written several books, including Knotted Lace in the Eastern Mediterranean Tradition and Mediterranean Knotted Lace (both Sally Milner). She has conducted workshops for organizations such as the Embroiderers' Guild, Lace Guild, and doll and miniature groups, and also taught private classes throughout Australia as well as in the US-including Seattle, Portland, Ithaca, NY, and St. Paul.