The Association Synergies, in collaboration with Institution of Palazzo Rospigliosi and Toy Museum organizes an event not to be missed for all lovers of weaving, bobbin lace, embroidery, patchwork, lace, filet and much more ... The eighth edition of the Show - Market Crafts Textiles 'Plotting ... Weaving' will take place May 23 to 25 in the usual setting of Palazzo Rospigliosi Zagarolo, in the province of Rome, under the patronage of the Lazio Regional Council, the Mountain Community of the Castelli Romani and Prenestini, City of Zagarolo , Lisio Foundation - Art Silk, Silk Educational Museum of Como, Assocanapa - National Coordination for Canapicoltura. The Expression can also boast this year the presence of major sponsor of the sector, which Bergamasco, Cose Belle, Coats Sewing Threads, Gutermann-Prymm, and also secure the valuable collaboration of Mediapartners like Beautiful Things and Prestige Editions. The event, which includes the participation of artisans from many Italian regions and abroad, some leading traders in the industry, wants to be a meeting point for the exchange of ideas to industry experts, but also an opportunity to learn for amateurs and sympathizers with the ability to follow mini-courses and laboratories working for the same stand of craftsmen. The full list of exhibitors and mini-courses will be published on www.associazionesinergie.com The 2014 edition offers for the duration of the exhibition the exhibition "Magic Braid. Past and present of lace mechanics ", with samples and artifacts not normally accessible to the public from companies and private collections. On the topic of mechanical lace is also dedicated the conference, scheduled for Saturday, May 24th at 16:00, when attended by Alessandra Caputo, site manager "Italian Lace", Maria Daniela Long, honorary curator of the textile collections of the City of Genoa, Loredana and Pessa, Curator of the textile collections of the City of Genoa. Saturday, May 24th will also be the day on which the lace and merlettai can meet and work together, offering the public a test of their skills and the beauty and variety of Italian lace, from the bobbin to the needle, tatting and macramé ... Ample space will be given later to paintings Quilts, with the exhibition of the works of the famous quilter Anna Maria Brenti in a solo exhibition titled "Inside from the ancient circle," which traces the history of his business. Finally, three laboratories will be set up for children and adults offered by the Coordination Weavers, during which engage in the creation of puppets and marionettes with the use of various textile techniques. Each workshop will be preceded by a puppet animated by Maria Letizia Volpicelli. The competition this year is dedicated to the theme of the Journey: the works submitted and the winning works will be exhibited for the duration of the event. Admission € 5 Hours: Opening Friday, 23 16:00 with entrance until 21:00. Saturday, May 24 hrs 9:30 to 21:00 hours Sunday, May 25 9:30 to 20:00 Last admission one hour before closing.