Learn to pull loops by creating an 8” x 11” multi-coloured mat. Each kit contains: detailed instructions and everything needed to complete the project. This includes a hook, stamped pattern on bleached Scottish linen not burlap, all pre-cut wool strips, a darning needle and yarn to whip the edges, twill tape to finish the back and a label for provenance. The only item not included is a 14” hoop. Hoops may be borrowed or purchased during class. Hoops: $16 – $40. In two hours students learn about various backings, rug hooking fibres, hooking and finishing techniques as well as a bit of rug hooking history. With a little patience and practice you will find your rhythm. Rug hooking will become effortless and enjoyable. You will be ‘hooked’. Please note that the hanger in the picture above is available for purchase separately.
Registration: $45.00 Kit: $85.00 Class limit of 10 people.
Duration: 2 hours; 10 am – Noon Friday, Sept. 8 at the Almonte Arena.