Rug-Hooking Basics Workshop with Gabrielle Wicklow
April 19, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm$36
Utilizing the traditional craft of rug hooking, students will learn basic techniques and complete a wearable flower pin made from wool and yarn on a linen foundation. Beginners welcome.
Gabrielle Wicklow designed and taught needlepoint for more than 25 years before discovering rug hooking. She is a member of the National Guild of Pearl McGown Hook Crafters, the Green Mountain Rug Hooking Guild, and the Association of Traditional Hooking Artists. Wicklow has taught rug hooking for the Searsport Rug Hooking Shop in Punta Gorda, Florida; the Farnsworth Museum in Rockland, Maine; Halcyon Yarns in Bath, Maine; and at the historic Old Stone House Museum in Brownington, Vermont.
Cost: $42; $36 museum members, plus $25 materials fee payable to the instructor