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Sunday, January 18, 2015

Scrappy Rugs

Rug Hooking - Beaconsfield Hooking Crafters Guild
Design by Kaffe Fassett and Hooked by Lisa Finken*

Primitive Scrappy Rug Class With Judith Dallegret

Hook a Floor Rug any size using Wide Cut - #8 to #10 wool strip
Beginners welcome

When: 4 classes: Mondays at Centennial Hall
Feb 9 & 23 – March 9 & 16
With a make-up class 23 March for anyone who misses a day.

Course Content:
Keynote Presentation on Inspiration with Photos & Books
Choose a pattern design in a Primitive style (draw your own or bought pattern)
Set up Foundation to start Hooking
Colour Planning
Basic Theory with Exercises
Dyeing - without powdered dyes
Borders - with Keynote Presentation
Learn Finishing Techniques

Cost: 100$

Note: Judith is very flexible regarding the course content.
Please contact Ti if you would like to sign up, at ti.seymour@yahoo.com

If you have a friend or know someone who would like to learn rug hooking this would be the perfect start to getting hooked! Please spread the word.

* Note about the picture: This is a pattern in a book of Kaffe Fassetts designs. It is also a traditional old quilt pattern.