36. IDRIJA LACE FESTIVAL

 

Programme

Festival guide

 

PROGRAMME OF THE 36TH IDRIJA LACE FESTIVAL

 

 Friday, June 16

 

Exhibition schedule during the festival:

16 June: from 9 AM to 6 PM – joint ticket; from 7:30 PM to 9 PM free entrance
17 and 18 June: from 9 AM to 6 PM – joint ticket

 

Exhibitions during the 36th Idrija Lace festival

 

Forget-Me-Nots
Central exhibition by the Association of Idrija Lace lace-makers
Idrija Municipal Museum, Gewerkenegg Castle, Nikolaj Pirnat Exhibit Space, Prelovčeva 9
19 June - 10 September: from 9 AM to 6 PM

 

“Look What I Can Do!” 2017 
Annual exhibition of lace made by children and young lace-makers at the Idrija Lace School
Idrija Lace School, Prelovčeva 2
19 June- 31 August: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday from 9 AM to 3 PM, Wednesday from 9 AM to 7 PM. 
Sundays and Holidays closed.

 

Imagination, Colour, Line, Thread, Lace
Exhibition of the authorial patterns and lace made by children and adult lace-makers at the Idrija Lace School
Idrija Lace School, Prelovčeva 2
Opening of the Idrija Lace School exhibitions: 15 June at 6 PM

 
Table Setting for Magdalena – Tea Party for Magdalena 
Exhibition of the Association of Idrija Lace-Makers (Dole section)
Gallery above the Town Library, St. Barbara street 4-5
19-25 June: from 9 AM to 12 AM and from 3 PM to 6 PM 

 

Flowers are Already Blooming in the Field
Exhibition by Association of Idrija Lace-Makers (Idrija section)
“Pri Golitu” area, City Square 16
19-30 June: from 9 AM to 12 AM and from 3 PM to 6 PM

 

“Pillow for Lace-Making, Bobbins, Pins, Thread… Crochet Hooks”
Exhibition by Visual Arts Society Cinober Idrija
Gallery of St. Barbara below the Town Square
Exhibition opening: 13 June at 7 PM
14-15 June and 19-24 June: from 4 PM to 7 PM

 

White Dove – On Alpha Waves
Lace installation by Eva Petrič
Church of the Holy Trinity
16-18 June: from 9 AM to 8 PM
19-23: from 4 PM to 7 PM

 

Lace Dreamcatchers
Exhibition of the Idrija lace dreamcatchers by Andrejka L. Kofol 
Gewerkenegg Castle, Small Gallery, Prelovčeva 9
Exhibition opening:  8 June at 9 PM
9 June-3 September: from 9 AM to 6 PM

 

Lace for Everyone
Exhibition by the Slovenian Cultural Society Triglav Split
Centre of Idrija Lace, Prelovčeva 2


Lepoglava Lace
Exhibition of lace by Snježana Varović and Lepoglava Lace Cooperative
Centre of Idrija Lace, Prelovčeva 2

Permanent Exhibition at the Idrija Municipal Museum: A History Written in Thread
Gewerkenegg Castle, Prelovčeva 9
Every day from 9 AM to 6 PM

 

The Lace’s Whiteness Shines into the Darkness of the Tunnels
Exhibition by the Philatelic Society Idrija
Idrija Public Library space in the Idrija Underpass Gallery
19-30 June: from 3 PM to 6 PM

 

Exhibition of the scale models by David Ogrič: Idrija’s Heritage
Lobby of the Headquarters of the Forestry Department St. Ahacius' Square 2

Let’s Fly – the reinvigoration of the balconies of the Retirement Home Idrija
Retirement Home Idrija, Arkova ulica 4

Lace and Flowers
International floral event
Floral sculpture making
From 9 AM to 6 PM, streets of Idrija

 

 “My Lace Lady”
Grand opening of the 36th Idrija Lace Festival
At 21:30, Town Square
*in case of rain, the ceremony will be moved to the Blue Hall 

 
 

 Saturday, June 17

 

Bits of Lace 3 - Presentation of the Manual for Idrija Lace Lace-Making
Idrija Lace School, Prelovčeva 2
From 8:30 AM to 9:30 AM


Lace-Making Workshop for Adults
Idrija Lace School, Prelovčeva 2
From 9:30 AM to 1 PM

Applications are accepted until June 14, 2017 or until there are no more open spaces, via e-mail at info@cipkarskasola.si or on the telephone number +386 5 37 34 570.

 

Fair of Cottage Industry and Handicraft Products, Bobbin Lace-Making Equipment and Culinary Specialities
From 9 AM to 7 PM, streets of Idrija

Lace Village: Fun with the Children Entertainers from “Smeško’s World”
From 9 AM to 6 PM, Town Square

 

4th Recreational Running Race “Golden Bobbin” for Children and Adults
Registration of runners from 8 AM to 9:30 AM, St. Ahacius’ Square
9:30 AM start of the children’s race, Rake
10 AM, start of the adult’ races, Rake
11:30 AM announcement of the results, St. Ahacius' Square

 

Mommy, Teach Me How to Cook!
Cooking healthy with Emilija Pavlič
From 10 AM to 11 AM and from 4 PM to 5 PM, Town Square

 

Mandalas WoodMag – “Create Order”
From 10 AM to 6 PM, Town Square

 

Dolls Made Out of Corn Bast
From 10 AM to 11 AM and from 3 PM to 4 PM, Town Square

 

The Search for the Mine Dwarf Perkmandlc
Interactive tour for families
At 11 AM and 2:30 PM, Anthony’s Main Road

 

The story of a Miner House
From 10 AM to 6 PM, Bazoviška 4

 

Lace Screen Printing Workshop for Children and Adults
From 11 AM to 12 AM and from 5 PM to 6 PM, Town Square

 

Lace and Flowers
Creating floral sculptures
From 9 AM to 5 PM, Town Square

 

Lace-Making Showcase of Idrija Lace School Students
From 10 AM to 6 PM
Idrija Lace School, Prelovčeva 2

 

Lace-Making Showcase of the Association of Idrija Lace-Makers
From 10 AM to 6 PM
Various locations in Idrija


Celebration of the 70th anniversary of the Pensioners’ Organisation Idrija
St. Ahacius’ Square
From 2 PM to 6 PM


Lecture by Tina Koder Grajzar: Lace and Colour – Yes or No?
Centre of Idrija Lace, Prelovčeva 2
From 3 PM to 4 PM

 

"Natural Pigments" Workshop
Hg Smelting Plant
From 3 PM to 4 PM

 

Mirror
Puppet show performed by the students of Primary School Idrija
At 6 PM, amphitheatre in front of the Primary School Idrija

Fashion Show Featuring Idrija Lace Designs
At 7 PM, Town Square

 

Evening Party: Manca Špik, Jan Plestenjak, DJ Baro
At 9 PM, Town Square 

 

 Sunday, June 18

 

Fair of Cottage Industry and Handicraft Products, Bobbin Lace-Making Equipment and Culinary Specialities
From 9 AM to 7 PM, streets of Idrija

 

Traditional Culinary Specialities in the Square
Tasting stalls with traditional local dishes form Idrija and the surrounding villages, presentation of local societies.
From 10 AM to 6 PM, Town Square

 

Lace Village: Fun with the Children Entertainers from “Smeško’s World”
From 9 AM to 6 PM, Town Square

 

Land of Vzajemko with Interactive Workshops for Children
From 9 AM to 6 PM, Town Square

 

The Story of a Miner House
From 10 AM to 6 PM, Bazoviška 4

 

Mandalas WoodMag – “Create Order”
From 10 AM to 6 PM, Town Square

 

Mom, Teach Me How to Cook!
Cooking healthy with Emilija Pavlič
From 1 PM to 2 PM, Town Square

 

The Search for the Mine Dwarf Perkmandlc
Interactive tour for families
At 11 AM and 2:30 PM, Anthony’s Main Road

 

Dolls Made Out of Corn Bast
From 4 PM to 5 PM, Town Square

 

Lace and Flowers
Exhibit of the Floral Sculptures
From 9 AM to 6 PM Gewerkenegg Castle Courtyard

 

Marching Band - Parade from the Idrija Lace School to the St. Ahacius’ Square

National Competition in Bobbin Lace Making for the Ivanka Ferjančič Award
At 11:30 AM, St. Ahacius' Square
Applications are accepted until June 16 2017 6 via e-mail info@cipkarskasola.si or on the telephone number 05 37 34 570.

 

Award Ceremony for Students who have Completed Their Schooling at the Idrija Lace School
“And the Most Beautiful Lace is ...” Announcement of the Most Beautiful Lace Chosen by the Visitors of the “Look What I Can Do!” 2017 Exhibition
Award Ceremony for Lace-Making Certificates
Announcement of the Best Lace-Makers in the National Bobbin Lace-Making Competition

At 3 PM, St. Ahacius’ Square 

 

Day with the “Primorski val” Radio
From 9 AM to 9 PM, St. Ahacius' Square

 

Lace Screen Printing Workshop for Children and Adults
From 2 PM to 3 PM, Town Square 

 
Idrija Municipal Museum
17 and 18 June:
Francis’ Shaft * (2 PM - 4 PM)
»Kamšt« water wheel* (4 PM - 6 PM; saturday also from 9.30 AM-11.30 AM)
* entrance fee
 
During the festival, individual guided tours of the city will be available in Slovene and English. 
Take some time to visit other tourist attraction in Idrija and its surroundings. 
Group trips are posted online on www.festivalidrijskecipke.si. For more information on personalised trips call +386 5 37 43 916 or write to us at tic@visit-idrija.si. 
 
The festival programme will be available at www.festivalidrijskecipke.si and on the facebook pagewww.facebook.com/festivalidrijskecipke.   
We reserve the right to change the programme.