I received this email from several rug hookers. If you’ve seen these rugs, please contact Linda or Norma. Dear Rug Hookers, Last week I was teaching a workshop in Ohio for a small group in a local church. Two rugs were stolen from the church sometime after class on Tuesday and before class began Wednesday […]
Rug hooking events in Northwest Ohio: March 2, 2012 Hook-in at my home. Call for address. 419-287-3884 between 9am and 7pm eastern. Pemberville, OH is south of Toledo, OH and east of Bowling Green, OH on route 105. March 17,2012 Open rug hooking class at Stitch in 4024 Holland-Sylvania Rd. Toledo, OH. Please pre-register for […]
Break up the winter and come hook. Join me for an informal rug hooking hook-in on March 2, 2012 at my home. See the full article for more details.
My son, Bob, is going to Hawaii for several months, just because he can.
It’s that time of the year and my focus turns to the website. I’ve made a lot of behind the scene changes with more to come, but today I changed some of what you can see. It is meant to last only for the month of December. I did not spend much time choosing colors […]
Many thanks to everyone who offered comforting words during the difficult time of my brother’s passing. I have been late in sending out orders and negligent in returning phone calls and emails. He passed on Friday after a difficult 11 day hospital stay. I will slowly work my way to current. I could not have […]
Be sure to pick up your raffle tickets for this wonderful rug. Nine teachers contributed to this project. First row Gail Dufresne Cindi Gay Frank Bielec Second row Sharon Townsend Pris Buttler Carrie Martin Third row Barb Carroll Jule Marie Smith Cynthia Norwood If the links are incorrect or missing, just send me an email […]
Pencil drawing and quilt design are not used directly in rug hooking, but they can help to refine your skills. I received this link in an email and I wanted to share it. Just click on the image to go to the website. You will have to enter your email address and may get emails […]
I worked up these stair risers today, but I ran out of creative juice when it came to their names. Any suggestions? This one is just for pure fun. I designed it to be used as a stair riser or above a doorway. Just have fun with this one. I plan to hook it someday […]
Kim Nixon lost her fight to cancer on February 15, 2011. We became friends several years ago while teaching together. We quickly discovered that our approach to our personal work was similar. We were both trying to find a way to duplicate the effects we could get with paint in rug hooking, especially lost edges. […]
I am so tired of winter. If you are around me during the winter, you are probably tired of hearing me say that. I think that is why I am so looking forward to the informal hook-in this Friday and Saturday at Sauder Village. If you are attending, please be sure to say Hi and […]
A while back I asked you which rug hooking websites you visit. Thank you to everyone who responded. I quickly realized that listing them in the format that I had planned was not going to work. It would be a huge list, that would become more and more impossible to navigate as it grew. To […]