Dyeing for Primitive Rugs with Jeanne Benjamin

Jeanne Benjamin started our 2013/14 year off with a lot of Bob Dylan references as she walked us through her dyeing of antique colors. Some quick hints: most important thing is to not make MUD (primitives do not need to be dirty and dull to start with) Do want contrast No white - use oatmeal, …

Inspiration & Symbolism with Michele Micarelli

This collage generated with Smilebox Walking in and seeing the variety of rugs and then the wools for sale was inspiration enough for this blogger.   Then Michele spoke. She has such energy and love for this art form. Hearing her stories about how a rug developed, how she shares parts of her life story within …

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 presented. A big welcome to our new President Lauri Troutman. Lots of creative work progressing …