Category Archives: rug hooking

From Rug to Pillow

Now that my rug is finished, I had to come up with a plan to use it.  All the novelty yarns and fibers that are on it would not be durable for an actual rug and at 11×19 it was … Continue reading

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There’s a Face in My Rug

I should have been working on dressing the poor little yellow fairy, but playday came around and I needed something to bring to work on.  Out came that same rug I’ve been hooking for the past 10 months.  It began … Continue reading

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Hooked Rug Update

How long does it take to hook a rug?  If it is only worked on one day a month, then the answer is a very long time.  Yesterday my friends came over for a day of stitching.  Lisa worked on … Continue reading

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Rug Hooking Update

Play day today!  It’s been a few months since we’ve gotten together and it will be a couple more before we will have the opportunity to meet again, but today Lisa, Susan, Melody and I played.  Susan painted with watercolors, … Continue reading

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Contemporary Rug Hooking

Exactly one week after the wedding, I took a rug hooking class with Gail Dufresne.  It was a wonderful class doing something different from what I have done before.  The class was sponsored by Contemporary Fiber Artists of Louisiana (CFAL).  … Continue reading

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