Welcome ~The Maine Tin Pedlar Chapter of ATHA (Association of Traditional Hooking Artists) shares a common purpose of promoting the art of rug hooking through education, sharing of ideas and group activities. Our hope is that this blog will further enhance this effort. Check out the Gallery for rugs made by our members. Check the events page for current hook-ins, rug camps and our meeting programs. To contact: email tinpedlar(at)gmail(dot)com or leave a comment on a post.
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Mrs. Claus managed to visit again this year. As usual those that attended enjoyed the good fellowship and delicious variety of food. Those that participated in the mat swap were well rewarded with the creativity of their fellow Tin Pedlars. … Continue reading
Loops of Love for Newtown is a rug hooking project to support the teachers of the Sandy Hook Elementary school in Newtown, CT in the aftermath of the recent tragedy. Volunteers around the globe will be creating a mat or … Continue reading
For those working on the challenge for the Cumberland Fair. A little inspiration for you Sarah DeCosta Graffam’s piece ~ this is a large piece she’s making real progress on. Remember need these challenge pieces done and forms filled in … Continue reading
Those in attendance at the May meeting enjoyed a presentation from Peg Irish after thanking Cheri for all her work as past President, the work of the other officers whose terms were up, and excepting the new slate of officers … Continue reading
The Tin Pedlars decided to maintain our connection with the Cumberland Fair and to that end we are working hard to provide a strong showing of our art form, as well as demonstrating our craft to others. People are needed to … Continue reading