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Hooking folk art animals-not realistic, but fun!!/Sunnie rug hooking/folk art

Over the years, I have hooked many “animal” pieces but none of them have been really “realistic”!   :)

Because I like to create them myself, I don’t have to follow any guide of correct eye colour, etc.   148 more words

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The Art of the Grenfell Mission

The April  2000, Bowmanville Antiques and Folk Art show was a special year in that it featured the show and sale of a large collection of the work created by artisans of the Grenfell Mission of Newfoundland.  753 more words

Canadian Folk Art

Ideas for Hooked Rugs-Everywhere!!!

Today, I have a couple of rugs that I hooked many years ago.

I always say that ideas are everywhere…and they are.   :)

I have Dover books with many themes and those designs are free to use.   335 more words

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Developing your "style"-Rug Hooking!

I have a lot of people ask me how I developed my “style” of hooking!

Actually, I took a rug hooking class in Vermont (I think it was in 1998) and was taught to shade the petals of a rose with an 8 value swatch using a tiny #3 cut.   509 more words

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Chairpads...a fun way to try out your ideas!

Chairpads or pillows make nice gifts as they are not too big and can be hooked quickly.   Different themes are easy to do for each recipient and, if they have a  Holiday theme, they can be put away if they don’t “go” with the house decor!!!!!   260 more words

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New Mystery Rug-finished!-"Witch Winnie's Great Pumpkin Hunt"-Sunnie/rug hooking/folk art-Day 13

Here we go with the Finished Halloween rug…Witch Winnie’s Great Pumpkin Hunt…!   :)

Two photos today…the diagonal focus of the rug and the complete rug!   Here is the diagonal focus… 397 more words

Sunnie Andress

Coming Events in ATHA Region 12

Before getting to coming events, I’d like to update you on the Caswell Impressions Rug Show at Hooker Hill Rug Retreat.  Camp attendees had the privilege of viewing this impressive display of rugs laid out in groupings based on color.   192 more words