Traditional Rug Hooking: Designing From Nature
Start out by taking photos and drawing from natural objects and then translate your images into landscape-based or abstract designs suitable for hooking. Using beautiful hand dyed and recycled wool fabric strips, explore different textures, patterns, materials, and methods for hooking. A history and examples of contemporary and antique rugs and techniques will be presented. Students will be guided to translate their designs into finished artworks. All levels.