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Time to Celebrate!!!

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HRMNA “Rug Hooking Artist of the Year 2014”

Hooked Rug Museum of North America is pleased to announce this year’s honorees for the “Rug Hooking Artist of the Year” for Canada and the United States.  This is the second year such an appointment is being made. The winners … Continue reading

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Dec 2012 Holiday Potluck

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

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Loops of Love Project

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

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Raffle Rug News

The raffle rug is complete and looks beautiful (way better than this iPad photo shows). Thank you to all that lent their time and talents to it this year. There has been a change in the date of pulling the … Continue reading

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Google Map about Rug Hooking Camps, Stores………

The following link is to a Google map for Rug Hooking Stores, Camps, etc. that was created by Cobblestone Yard. They would welcome any updates. Check it out and please share the info freely. https://maps.google.com/maps/ms?msid=211311636591456342575.0004684c173a2132e1464&msa=0

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A Peek at What’s Ahead for 2012-2013?

Harriet and Mimi have worked hard to pull together next year’s program. Not all contracts are back yet, so there may need to be a change, but it looks good and we wanted the group to get an early peek … Continue reading

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Finding My Creative Voice Through Rug Hooking with Peg Irish

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

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Gripper Grabbing?

There are so many good rug hooking groups across social media today. Rug Hookers on Facebook had an interesting post that I was given permission to pass along. A member  of the group – Starr Burgess had what seems like … Continue reading

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Cumberland Fair 2012 ~ Sept. 23rd – 29th

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

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