Design Basics for Rug Hookers


  • Author: Susan L. Feller
  • Release Date : 2011-11-03
  • Genre: Crafts & Hobbies
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"Brilliant ... a go-to guide for my students. Congratulations on a job very well done." --Wendie Scott Davis, teacher and fiber artist "I am enchanted with the entire book." --Katie Simonson, rug hooker "[This book] has to become one of the greatest tools in designing a piece. The information is priceless." --Francine Even, textile artist "Fresh ideas so clearly presented." --Tracey Gillman, ATHA Biennial organizer Design elements every rug hooker should know How to develop an appealing design Lessons on color and contrast, balance and movement Texture and patterning as design tools Free pattern pullout Rug gallery...

Design Basics for Rug Hookers

Design Basics for Rug Hookers


  • Author : Susan L. Feller
  • Publisher : Ampry Publishing, LLC
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Genre: Rugs, Hooked
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781881982883


Design Basics for Rug Hookers Book Description :

* Design elements every rug hooker should know...

Creative Techniques for Rug Hookers

Creative Techniques for Rug Hookers


  • Author : Donna Hrkman
  • Publisher : Ampry Publishing, LLC
  • Release Date : 2015-11-15
  • Genre: Crafts & Hobbies
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780811713344


Creative Techniques for Rug Hookers Book Description :

After you've mastered the basics of hooking and designing rugs, kick your art up a notch with your own artistic vision and personal touches. The creative approaches and techniques in this book will help you make every piece extra special and uniquely yours! • Hooking realistic portrait rugs • Awareness rugs—create art with a message • Special borders and embellishments • Steampunk designs...

Basic Rug Hooking

Basic Rug Hooking


  • Author : Judy P. Sopronyi
  • Publisher : Stackpole Books
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Genre: Crafts & Hobbies
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780811733915


Basic Rug Hooking Book Description :

Rug-hooking tools and materials summarized and explained Step-by-step instructions and photos show in detail how to hook Tips to help you develop and refine your skills Recommended by RUG HOOKING Magazine From its humble beginnings—a bent nail, burlap feed bag, pair of scissors, and the good parts of worn-out wool clothing were the original tools—rug hooking has developed into a fine art form that allows crafters to create beautiful, complex designs with an array of high-tech tools. Basic Rug Hooking distills the essential tools and techniques of this popular traditional craft and walks the reader through 5 rug-hooking projects, including a table mat, a project suitable for framing, and wearable pins, as well as traditional rugs....

Shading Flowers

Shading Flowers


  • Author : Jeanne Field
  • Publisher : Stackpole Books
  • Release Date : 1991
  • Genre: Crafts & Hobbies
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  • ISBN 10 : 0811730816


Shading Flowers Book Description :

Introduces the methods and materials necessary for creating vibrant flowers on hooked rugs...

Rug Hooking for the First Time

Rug Hooking for the First Time


  • Author : Donna Lovelady
  • Publisher : Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Genre: Crafts & Hobbies
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1402722370


Rug Hooking for the First Time Book Description :

"Everything's readied for the first-time hooker, from color photographs to information on hooks, frames, wools and dyeing, among other topics."--Booklist, Top Ten Craft and Hobby Books "One of the best beginner's rug-hooking books to come along in a long time."--Library Journal With these easy-to-follow instructions, plus dozens of photographs, worksheets, patterns, and projects, any beginner can make beautiful rugs and other hooked decorative items. From preparing and dying the wool to producing and transferring patterns, all the fundamentals are here. Hook a simple design on a Checkerboard Pillow. Add a border and practice finishing techniques on a Circle and Star Rug. Create a face on a Rug Doll. Or go beyond the basics and try larger projects, su...

Designs for Primitive Rug Hookers

Designs for Primitive Rug Hookers


  • Author : Jenny Rupp
  • Publisher : Stackpole Books
  • Release Date : 2006-06-07
  • Genre: Crafts & Hobbies
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1881982556


Designs for Primitive Rug Hookers Book Description :

Features 22 primitive rug-hooking projects Detailed step-by-step directions and easy-to-follow text including designers' tips for hooking primitives Provides information for beginners as well as advanced rug hookers Well-known primitive rug hookers Jenny Rupp and Lisa Yeago combine their expertise along with the talents of 22 others to bring you an exciting variety of hand-hooked projects. Now, with the introduction of Designs for Primitive Rug Hookers, brought to you by Rug Hooking magazine, these easy-to-follow projects become clear for the novice as well as the most experienced rug hooker. Free pattern line drawings and complete material lists are included for each project to help get you started. Projects range from pillows and mats to table runn...

Combining Rug Hooking   Braiding

Combining Rug Hooking Braiding


  • Author : Kris McDermet
  • Publisher : Schiffer Pub Limited
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Genre: Crafts & Hobbies
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0764337890


Combining Rug Hooking Braiding Book Description :

This is the comprehensive reference on rug hooking and braiding skills for all fiber artists, especially those looking for a comprehensive guide to combining the two arts into fascinating and creative projects. Filled with photographs and diagrams, the instruction in techniques is clear and detailed with a range of skills for the beginner and advanced artisan. Follow step-by-step instructions to learn how to make centers for rugs or other objects and then move expertly into hooked borders and fancy braids. Learn how to make borders using both arts stacked in multiple layers. Three complete beginning-to-end projects are included that you can use to practice the integration of hooking and braiding: a braided tote bag with a hooked pocket, a braided cha...

Rug Hooking for Beginners

Rug Hooking for Beginners


  • Author : Kevin Durant
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2018-08-05
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1718052359


Rug Hooking for Beginners Book Description :

From A Beginner To A Rug Hooking Master! * Don't you just hate it when you take up a new hobby like rug hooking and yet you don't know the first thing about it? * Or even worse, don't you hate knowing the basics of rug hooking but not quite understanding the details that can make a huge difference in your projects? Struggle No More! The Ultimate Rug Hooking Guide Is Finally Released! Rug hooking is thought by many to be both an art and a craft. In reality, when you take up rug hooking for the first time, you'll notice it's the perfect combination of both. That's why you need to be armed with the information, tips and tricks that will take your skills to the next level. Rug Hooking - All The Skills & Tools You Need To Get Started Rug Hooking Basics - ...

Basic Rug Hooking

Basic Rug Hooking


  • Author : Alice Beatty
  • Publisher : Stackpole Books
  • Release Date : 1983-07-01
  • Genre: Crafts & Hobbies
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780811749039


Basic Rug Hooking Book Description :

Revised and updated, the standard introduction to making wool rugs with the traditional handheld hook. Originally published as The Hook Book....

Designing   Hooking Primitive Rugs

Designing Hooking Primitive Rugs


  • Author : Susie Stephenson
  • Publisher : Schiffer Pub Limited
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Genre: Crafts & Hobbies
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0764332880


Designing Hooking Primitive Rugs Book Description :

Rug hooking originated as a primitive art form, and this book takes crafters back to its roots. This book offers basic techniques for rug hooking, including dying and finishing techniques. More importantly, it attempts to unleash your creative side, encouraging you to let your imagination be your guide. See how simple drawings are translated into hooked art. Explore one artist's imaginative expressions and get motivated to create your own. Stephenson's own story of recycling wool into a menagerie of animals, pictorial scenes, geometrics, and nautical themes will add impulse to creativity....