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Share your tips, techniques, projects, and passion for rug hooking!

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Latest Activity: Mar 5, 2012

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Any rug hookers out there? 7 Replies

Hi there! I just updated my photos and was wondering how many of you do primitive rug hooking, using thicker cuts of wool...I've been working with 8.5 and 9 lately and like that a lot... I love to…Continue

Started by Sandi. Last reply by Sandi Oct 11, 2010.

Gene Shepherd: How to Hook a Corner 1 Reply

Gene Shepherd demonstrates an easy way to hook a corner.Continue

Tags: Hooked_Rugs, Fiber_Arts, Rug_Hooking

Started by Susan. Last reply by Sandi Jul 2, 2009.

Rug Hooking Supplies - The "Must Haves" and the "Oh, That Would Be Nice To Have!"

By Cheryl Patrick WhiteHooking rugs is one of the few hobbies that DOES NOT actually require a lot of supplies. As a matter of fact, it's probably the least expensive hobby you'll ever do. No...…Continue

Tags: embroidery_hoop, Mechanical_wool_cutter, binding, frame, crochet

Started by Susan Jul 2, 2009.

What To Look For In A Good Rug Hooking Kit 1 Reply

By Cheryl Patrick WhiteA good rug hooking kit requires very few items, is relatively inexpensive, and the craft itself is very easy to learn. Unlike a lot of crafts... when you make a "mistake", you…Continue

Tags: hook, wool, rags, monks_cloth, burlap

Started by Susan. Last reply by Sandi Jul 2, 2009.

Gene Shepherd: Hooking a Point

Gene's rug hooking technique for creating a point.Continue

Tags: fiber_arts, rug_hooking, Gene_Shepherd

Started by Susan Jul 2, 2009.

Miniature Rugs

Miniature Dollhouse Rugs and Wall Hangings : Hello, my name is Don Thomas, I've been designing and handcrafting fine miniature 1/12 inch scale rugs and wall hangings professionally now for over…Continue

Tags: fiber, dollhouse_rugs, doll, house, art

Started by Susan Jul 2, 2009.

Primitive Folk Art Hooked Rugs By Artist Kim Bour

Just a small sample of all of the rugs Kim Bour has hooked.Continue

Tags: rugs, Kim_Bour, hooked, Primitive, Art

Started by Susan Jul 2, 2009.

Gene Shepherd: Hooking a Round Shape

Gene's rug hooking technique for creating a round shape.Continue

Tags: fiber, arts, hooking, rug, Shepherd

Started by Susan Jul 2, 2009.

Gene Shepherd Rug Hooking

Gene Shepherd's free beginning rug hooking video. Shows you step by step instructions for hooking your first rug. Also a few pointers for more advanced rug hooking.Continue

Tags: art, fiber, dye, patterns, camp

Started by Susan Jul 2, 2009.

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Comment by Susan on July 2, 2009 at 6:54pm

Made by Sandi
Comment by Carolyn Smith on December 7, 2010 at 12:04am
I just joined Sew what's New and am interested in trying rug hooking. My sister took classes in Austin, Tx and loves in & I think I would too. I'm now retired to NW Missouri (St. Joe) & haven't found any one here doing it. Maybe I can learn from this site. Thanks
Comment by Sandi on December 7, 2010 at 8:48am
Hi Carolyn~
I live just 1/2 south of you, near Smithville Lake...I'd love to give you some info/tips on rughooking~
Sandi
Comment by Carolyn Smith on December 8, 2010 at 12:03am
Sandi I've everything to learn. I'll start at the library. I need to be busy and rug hooking would keep me "winter busy" I think. You've lots of great fun rugs there. Looks like you've been at it awhile.
Comment by Sandi on December 8, 2010 at 10:38am
Yes, it's a great winter craft...
Let me know if I can help you in any way...have you looked around for a frame? Just email me any time...
sandilucero@aol.com
:)
sandi

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