The national guild now has a forum site on ning. The link above will take you to it so you can sign up. This is the same forum style used by the Needle Lace Talk group - HERE . You can join discussion groups about specific types of lace, post photos, and share things. I think it's a great way to connect with other lace makers.
Also, if you don't already know about it there is a fantastic online tatting group Intatters