The Rug Hooker's Bible

The Best from 30 Years of Jane Olson's Rugger's Roundtable

Author: Jane Olson

Publisher: Stackpole Books

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Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 184

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Features 30 years of articles from Jane Olson's Rugger's Roundtable Learn the best techniques of hooking a rug from beginning to end Detailed step-by-step directions and easy-to-follow text plus how to hook the same design four different ways Using Jane Olson's 30 years of articles from her Rugger's Roundtable as a base, The Rug Hooker's Bible, brought to you by Rug Hooking magazine, is an easy-to-use standard text for beginner and teacher alike. Decades of experience is edited, expanded, and updated so students can easily study the very best techniques of hooking a rug. See how the same designs can be hooked in as many as four different ways-fine shaded, primitive outline and fill, dip dyed, and with artistic scraps. This book is an indispensable tool for all levels of hookers.

A Celebration of Hand-Hooked Rugs XVI

Author: Gene Shepherd

Publisher: Rug Hooking Magazine

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Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 104

View: 399

Getting started with outline and fill Hooking outline and fill Getting started with fine shading Sequential hooking fine shading Getting started with scraps Hooking with scraps Special consideration scrap hooking Hooking a dip-dyed rose Special considerations for dip-dyes See rug-hooking methods in close-up detail, freeze-frame to capture techniques, and reverse to review a lesson in this comprehensive introduction to the art of rug hooking. The DVDs can be used in conjunction with The Rug Hooker's Bible, or they can stand alone. AUTHOR: Gene Shepherd is director of Cambria Pines Rug Camp and is a frequent contributor to Rug Hooking magazine. He resides in Anaheim, California, with his wife, Marsha, and daughter, Ann. colour illustrations

Designs for Primitive Rug Hookers

Author: Jenny Rupp

Publisher: Stackpole Books

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Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 100

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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 runners, an eyeglass case, a tea cozy, belts, and more. Don't miss this exciting opportunity to hook these unique primitive rugs today.

Celebration of Hand-Hooked Rugs XVII

Author: Rug Hooking Magazine

Publisher: Stackpole Books

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Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 120

View: 705

The only juried exhibit of the year's best hand-hooked rugs with three categories--Original Designs, Commercial Designs, and Adaptations Contains a full-page color spreads of 60 beautiful hand-hooked rugs and includes house decorating tips with hooked rugs Reader's Choice Ballot--chance to vote for your favorite rugs A Celebration of Hand-Hooked Rugs XVII, now in its 17th year, is bigger and better than ever before. This special annual book now has 120 pages and is packed with 60 beautiful full-page color images from the only juried exhibit of the year's best hand-hooked rugs. Learn the inspiration and story behind each design, what kinds of challenges were encountered, and how the artisans bring all the elements together to create their special motif. Each story is unique; every design is different. Read the expert rug critiques from each of the Celebration judges to see why they voted for these rugs. Don't miss this opportunity to enjoy the finest hooked rugs of 2007.

Prodded Hooking for a Three-Dimensional Effect

Author: Gene R. Shepherd

Publisher: Rug Hooking Magazine

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Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 94

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RUG & CARPETMAKING. This work includes a book and a DVD. It helps readers to uncover the history and background of traditional proddy. This book: offers techniques for different prodding methods; describes other forms of three-dimensional rug hooking; offers step-by-step instructions and templates to create realistic-shaped proddy flower petals; and, includes a special table-runner project, full-size pattern insert, and instructional DVD. Three-dimensional rug hooking is gaining momentum in the fibre arts field as a way of accessorising traditional work. Gene Shepherd gives a comprehensive look at the origin of prodded rugs and gives step-by-step instructions to achieve the look of realistic flowers and leaves.

All-time Favorite Hand-hooked Rugs

Celebration's Reader's Choice Winners

Author: Rug Hooking Magazine

Publisher: Ampry Publishing, LLC

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Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 139

View: 663

The best of the best, the rugs chosen by rug hookers themselves, these rugs were voted the favorites by the readers of Rug Hooking magazine.

Rug Hooker's Companion

Author: Donna Hrkman

Publisher: Ampry Publishing, LLC

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Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

View: 951

A handy, easy-to-use book with the answers to all your rug hooking questions! Full of tidbits of information for beginning rug hookers and experienced hookers alike.

A Celebration of Hand-Hooked Rugs XVI

Author: Gene Shepherd

Publisher: Rug Hooking Magazine

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Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 104

View: 805

Getting started with outline and fill Hooking outline and fill Getting started with fine shading Sequential hooking fine shading Getting started with scraps Hooking with scraps Special consideration scrap hooking Hooking a dip-dyed rose Special considerations for dip-dyes See rug-hooking methods in close-up detail, freeze-frame to capture techniques, and reverse to review a lesson in this comprehensive introduction to the art of rug hooking. The DVDs can be used in conjunction with The Rug Hooker's Bible, or they can stand alone. AUTHOR: Gene Shepherd is director of Cambria Pines Rug Camp and is a frequent contributor to Rug Hooking magazine. He resides in Anaheim, California, with his wife, Marsha, and daughter, Ann. colour illustrations

Prepared to Dye

Dyeing Techniques for Fiber Artists

Author: Gene Shepherd

Publisher: Ampry Publishing, LLC

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Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 186

View: 453

Dye wool without chemicals How to dye wool with acid dyes Gene's tips and techniques for dyeing yarn and wool yardage Essential for all wool fiber artists, especially those working in rug hooking, wool appliqu�, or quilting with wool Learn how to marbleize, spot dye, marry colors, and casserole dye to make exquisite wool

Country Rugs

How to Design and Hook Traditional Wool Rugs and Hangings

Author: Pat Hornafius

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Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 201

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Offers 13 small, easily completed folk-art patterns that appeal to rug hookers of all levels. Describes how to produce an authentic antique look.

AB Bookman's Weekly

For the Specialist Book World

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Category: Antiquarian booksellers

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Johnson's Universal Cyclopædia

A New Edition

Author: Charles Kendall Adams

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Category: Encyclopedias and dictionaries

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View: 706

The Family Herald

A Domestic Magazine of Useful Information and Amusement ...

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