INSTRUCTION

BEGINNER INSTRUCTION

 

TRADITIONAL RUG HOOKING

with wool strips, yarn, and t-shirts

Classes are limited to 5 students. 

Classes are two hours with follow-up in the studio or on FaceTime.


Students will receive an 9" x 9" design for a mug rug that can also be developed into a small rug. 

The cost is $100.00 plus tax and includes a kit with yarn, wool strips, and a rug hook. Students will need a  frame or a large 14" hoop (may be purchased from the studio for $40.00 plus tax).  Students will need to bring scissors and a ruler.  


Students will learn:

  • basic techniques of rug hooking (hooking a straight line, angles, curves, circles),

  • hooking with fabric strips, yarn, or t-shirts,

  • how to cut fabric into strips without a fabric cutter,

  • basic elements of color theory that will make your rug "pop",

  • how to choose good fabric for recycling into rugs,

  • finishing techniques.

INDIVIDUAL INSTRUCTION

Need help with your project or learn a new skill (shading, dyeing, or finishing)?

Instruction is available for $30.00 per hour.  Call the studio to book a time.

PUNCH-NEEDLE RUG HOOKING

Wondering what to do with all that leftover yarn? 

Learn to create beautiful designs using yarn or wool strips with punch-needle rug hooking. 

The instruction fee ($125.00 plus tax) includes a 9" design on monk's cloth, frame, and yarn to complete the project,

an Amy Oxford #10 Fine punch needle rug hook, and a wooden frame.   

The class will be 2 hours with follow-up in the studio or on Facetime.  

PUNCH-NEEDLE RUG HOOKING, RECREATION OAK BAY

A one-time class will be offered at Monteray Centre, Recreation Oak Bay on June 4, 2022 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm.  Class is limited to 15 students.  Supplies available for use during class and may be purchased after class.  Please register at Recreation Oak Bay and not on thie web site.  For details, go to:

https://oakbayrec.perfectmind.com/22950/Clients/BookMe4LandingPages/CoursesLandingPage?widgetId=93662e86-de2d-4156-96cf-be71d77cbc89&redirectedFromEmbededMode=True&courseId=be4e9f00-a9d1-4288-a8a2-ce59b05feb01

WORKSHOPS

Stay tuned for new Workshops planned for 2022