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2 edition of Practical hooked rugs found in the catalog.

Practical hooked rugs

Stella Hay Rex

Practical hooked rugs

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Published by Prentice-Hall, Inc. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rugs, Hooked

  • Edition Notes

    Charles Rand Penney Collection

    Other titlesCharles Rand Penney Collection
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTT850 .R45
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 173 p.
    Number of Pages173
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22857522M

    Rug Hooking – An American Fiber Folk Art– An introduction Written by Laura W. Pierce Photos courtesy of the Author Rug Hooking is a thrifty craft and a fiber art that has come full circle. There are many styles of Rug Hooking, from using up scraps in simple geometric patterns to hand-dyed values of wool .


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This book is a delight to read and the rugs are so inspirational. Doris gives detail descriptions of her amazing rugs. "Written by an expert colorist who gives practical hints and techniques for great results.

Celebration is an amazing mag showing. Choice Hooked Rugs was published inand Practical Hooked Rugs, now updated for republication, was first written and published in Stella Rex is working on yet another book, which focuses on design and modern materials for hooked rugs.5/5(2). PRACTICAL HOOKED RUGS.

by Stella Hay Rex ‧ RELEASE DATE: N/A. A how to do book, virtually a text book based on years of teaching -- and an excellent book to include in a list of aids for home industries. From childhood, Stella Hay Rex has been steeped in the subject; she learned from her mother's originality in design, craftsmanship.

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Practical Hooked Rugs by Stella Hay Rex and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Seller Notes: “ Hardcover Book - of Creating Hooked Rugs in a Practical Guide for the Novice by an EXPERIENCED Teacher, Explaining CAREFULLY - EACH STEP of RUG MAKING.

(SEE COMPLETE DESCRIPTION and CONDITION BELOW)== in Used condition - Library +edge wear+tear+soiling, it is a Retired Library book with usual stamps, Seller Rating: % positive.

- I just can't stop. See more ideas about Rug hooking, Hand hooked rugs and RugsK pins. These early rugs now command premium prices at antique auctions due to their charm and eccentricity. I welcome the opportunity to study and repair antique hooked rugs. My services include delicate inch-by-inch cleaning and restoration.

Stella Hay Rex is the author of Practical Hooked Rugs ( avg rating, 1 rating, 1 review)4/5. Garnet Hill's Fair Isle rug is subtly playful and offers a bit of warmth and charm to room decor.

I have replaced an older version in my front entryway after many years of use with an updated color that better coordinates Practical hooked rugs book new decorating in our home/5(3). But the rugs in this book sparkle. They are whimsical, vivid and inspiring. The poem accompanying the gallery of rugs is captivating.

As a beginner, I really appreciated the photos of rugs in progress. I tried to figure out rug hooking by myself, and I couldn't; after getting this Practical hooked rugs book my first hooked rug is well on its way/5(5). - Explore pamelacarey58's board "Hooked rugs" on Pinterest.

See more ideas about Rug hooking, Hand hooked rugs and Rug hooking patternsK pins. This book is essentially an instruction textbook on how to hook rugs, touching on the origin and history when the author feels it is needed for clarification.

The author intends for this book to be available to those interested in the hobby but not close to. Category:Rugs. From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository Hooked rugs‎ (26 F) P Prayer rugs‎ (1 C, 82 F) R Rag rugs‎ (6 F) S Striped rugs‎ (4 F) T Tableau Rugs‎ (25 F) The practical book of oriental rugs ()‎ (3 F) Media in category "Rugs" The following files are in this category, out of total.

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Rug Hook Book: Techniques, Projects and Patterns for This Easy, Traditional Craft by Thom Boswell (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay.

Free shipping for many products!/5(4). Practical Hooked Rugs Stella Hay Rex Prentice-Hall Inc. Rare Hooked Rugs William Winthrop Kent Pond-Ekberg Co. hard-to-find Color in Hooked Rugs Pearl K.

McGown Hooked Rug Design William Winthrop Kent Pond-Ekberg Co. hard-to-find American Rugs (The American Arts Library) Estelle H. Ries The World Publishing Co. Hooked rugs have so many loops packed in tightly together that the tension keeps the loops from pulling out.

Also, the small holes in the rug backing grip the loops and help to keep them in place. In addition, when you’re punching, loops tend to punch through other loops. Amy Oxford is the founder of Red Clover Rugs, a punch needle rug hooking store and mail order business located in Cheshire, Oregon.

She is the inventor of The Oxford Punch Needle, has her work in collections nationwide, and has been licensed by The Shelburne Museum in Vermont to make adaptations of their antique rugs/5(5). Syndicated columnist and renowned craft authority Leslie Linsley presents a beautiful and practical book on the art and technique of rug-hooking--a folk art that is currently enjoying a resurgence in popularity.

Over full-color illustrations. Advertising in Martha Stewart Living. Fascinating book with detailed instructions and period patterns, both floral and geometric.

g (Craft, Rugs, Hooked, Textile, Fifties, Art, Design, Handcraft) Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Seller Inventory # C More information about this seller | Contact this seller Parker, Xenia Ley. Hooked Rugs and Ryas. Henry Regnery Company, Chicago. Contains one chapter about traditional hand hooking, and many chapters on latch-hook techniques.

Also contains a black-and-white photo gallery featuring the finest in disco vests and shaggy carpet bags. Phillips, Anna M. Laise. Hooked Rugs and How to Make Them. Early hooked rugs were such important and practical objects of domestic attention that their makers soon recognized the opportunity that existed to combine beauty with utility.

An immense amount of interest arose quickly, for here was a task that offered the special relaxation one achieves through self-expression, at the same time that one was. The Practical Color Planning for Rug Hookers Course is in-depth, start-to-finish instruction of techniques rug hookers can use to color plan their rugs.

It includes a few lessons about color theory (value, hue, tint, shade, complementary, analogous, etc) but those lessons are more to teach you vocabulary so you can talk to others about color.

InRHM celebrates the twentieth annual competition with our annual book, Celebration of Hand-Hooked Rugs XX, showcasing the best of the best.

Each winning rug is presented as a 2-page spread that includes a photo of the entire rug, a close-up detail of the fine workmanship, and comments from the artist and the judges. June – Storing Hooked Rugs - What is the best way to store our rugs. This perennial question generates a variety of suggestions.

One generally accepted approach is to roll our rugs with the hooked surface facing outwards, thus placing less stress on the backing. The rugs can then be placed in your storage location.

You’ve hooked your pictorial and now you need to hook the “background” or the pine trees, grass and sky. I really struggled with this part of my rug when I hooked the Village of Pemberville. After many failed attempts I went back to my experience in painting backgrounds.

Moshimer, Joan – The Complete Book of Rug Hooking – Dover Publications – Reakes, Lizzie – Beautiful Ragwork. Rex, Stella Ray – Choice Hooked Rugs Rex, Stella Ray – Practical Hooked Rugs (older books no longer in print) Ritchie, Heather – author of some really good YouTube videos.

Always drawn to art and the artistic process, Rebecca discovered hooked rugs when the youngest of her six children was in kindergarten. In the years since then, she has produced a large collection of rugs that reflect her spiritual searchings, her love for her children and family, and the joy she finds in creating something that inspires thoughtful contemplation.

(1) Hooked Rugs: A Canadian Tradition. [exhibition catalogue] The Canadian Museum of Carpets and Textiles, Toronto, ON. (Max Allen and Simon Waegemaekers, curators; first shown at Ottawa Public Library, Julyas part of Festival Canada) (2) Canadian Hooked Rugs: 2 November to 29 JanuaryMcCord Museum.

Rug-hooking began long ago as a practical solution to the drafty floors in North American settlers' houses. From those humble beginnings, the craft has evolved into a highly respected art form, and many who have seen the vibrant rugs created by Atlantic Canadians are inspired to take up the hook themselves/5.

Rugs, Hooked Folk art Syndicated columnist and renowned craft authority Leslie Linsley presents a beautiful and practical book on the art and technique of rug-hooking--a folk art that is currently enjoying a resurgence in popularity.

Fabric backing, or underlining of hooked rugs is not recommended because it traps dirt and grit within the pile and foundation of the hooked rug, gradually destroying the fibers. HANGING HOOKED RUGS: The weight of the textile should be distributed by hanging from a dowel inserted through a hand sewn, non-stretch, handwoven cotton or linen.

Author Janet Conner, a fibre artist herself, shows us how to take inspiration from these masters and make our own hooked masterpieces. She presents more than hooked pieces based on or inspired by the great artists and gives us the confidence to look at art and paintings with new eyes and the confidence to interpret well-known art in wool.

This title shows you how to create beautiful and decorative pieces in the folk art tradition, with 35 projects. It is a historical and practical exploration of folk art, including interior decoration and craft ideas, illustrated with inspirational photographs. It includes projects from traditional quilts and hooked rugs to decorations for walls and furniture, using crafts ranging from wood.

Deanne Fitzpatrick is renowned worldwide for her stunning rugs and patterns. Her work is in the permanent collections of the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia and the Canadian Museum of Civilization, and she is the author of East Coast Rug-Hooking Designs, Hook Me a Story, and Inspired works from her studio in downtown Amherst, Nova Scotia, and she Brand: Nimbus Publishing.

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- Kit. By Linda Li-Chee-Ming. Preview all 32 finished rugs in our exclusive Look Book!Every weaver weaves a rag rug--or two, or three. In this long-awaited book, well-known weaver and teacher Tom Knisely shares his knowledge practical art that can be Hooked Rugs Rag Rug Creations: An exploration of colour and surface (Textiles Handbooks).

One kind, says Anna M. Laise Phillips in her book, "Hooked Rugs and How to Make Them," were made by girls to be presented to her future husband and known as a "Bride's Welcome." A characteristic pattern was of two love birds.

Sometimes practical instruction would be given to the guest in the form of an injunction to "Wipe Your Feet.". As the most accessible, authoritative and trusted antiques reference book available, the newest edition of this book reflects changes in the antiques market since Clearly and logically organized by period and a type, it’s packed with practical and useful information and hundreds of.

Jessie A. Turbayne Available Now. Humble origins have not confined hooked rugs to simple dwellings. As the popularity of the craft grew and the Size: 8 1/2″ x 11″ |. This is a favorite post from the archives.

It is a response to a young mother who wrote me a letter in Dear Diary, I have had lots of interesting responses and conversations about the question I posed Why have knitting and quilting have become so popular, while rug hooking remains more obscure.Description: Come and learn about sculpting elements and how they can add interest and dimension to your hooked a will share her story about her bird rug Four Seasons, which was featured in Celebration 28 magazine and the Celebration Exhibit.

Tatiana will demonstrate sculpting techniques, then you will practice those techniques while creating one .Yet rugs from the American Midwest have contributed just as much to the development of the craft and its continuing popularity. The story of hooked rugs in the Midwest is a ragbag blending of romance, folklore, myth and common sense told through the colors of barns and sky, golden wheat, farm ponds, red clay, red brick, steel, glass and fountains.