Intro to Rug Hooking

Learn the timeless tradition of rug hooking with renowned fibre artist Marjorie Duizer. During this 4 hour workshop Marjorie will help you create a beautifully patterned miniature rug with a piece of canvas, strips of wool and a hook. No experience is necessary for this introductory class and all materials are provided. At the end of the class you will take home a one of a kind miniature rug that can be used as a trivet or decoration and your hook so continue with your new found skill.

Due to current health regulations the class is limited to 4 participants so sign up soon! Masks are mandatory for the duration of the class and sanitation and social distancing measures will be implemented. The space is air conditioned, so you will be cool and comfortable while working away on your project.

When:  Saturday, September 26th, 1:00pm to 5:00pm
Where: FACTS Gallery & Creative Space, 441 Queen St., Blyth
Workshop Cost: $75
Materials Cost: $35

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Kathy White

Marjorie Duizer is a retired Registered Nurse. After taking an early retirement from geriatric nursing she discovered the wonderful world of Traditional Rub Hooking in 1999. After taking lessons and becoming involved with the Ontario Hooking Craft Guild (OHCG) she decided to become a teacher of rug hooking. Within a few years she became an Ontario Hooking Craft Guild Accredited Teacher, a McGown Accredited Teacher (a US organization) and an Oxford Punch Needle Certified Teacher. She has taught classes in the US and Canada as well as is a Past President of the OHCG and the OHCG Teachers Branch.
She appreciates all types of rug hooking and is now combining small woven projects with rug hooking.
Marjorie enjoys teaching as well as learning new techniques.

When: Saturday, September 26th, 1:00pm to 5:00pm
Where: FACTS Gallery & Creative Space, 441 Queen St., Blyth
Workshop Cost: $75
Materials Cost: $35

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