- Saturday, September 17
- Saturday, October 29
- Friday, November 25.
Blue Heron Rug Hooking Studio
FREE INSTRUCTION - Instruction is also available by attending the Metchosin Rug Hooking group, the 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month, September to May. This is an informal setting and instruction is provided in weekly segments. Kits must be purchased from the instructor prior to beginning the group.
BEGINNER LESSON -
ONE SATURDAY PER MONTH
JANUARY 4, 2020
Location: In Studio. Class limited to 5 students
Beginner class: 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
will receive a 6" x 6" design for a mug rug that can also be developed into a small rug. Designs vary with each class. The cost is $125.00 plus tax and includes a kit with yarn and wool strips, rug hook and frame. Students are encouraged to bring a large 14" hoop (often found at a thrift shop) and the fee will be reduced to $100.00. Students will need to bring large and
small scissors, ruler, and lunch. PLEASE CALL THE STUDIO TO REGISTER. A deposit of $50.00 is required to hold your spot.
Students will learn:
- basic techniques of rug hooking (hooking a straight line, angles, curves, circles),
- hooking with fabric strips, yarn, or t-shirts,
- how to cut fabric into strips without a fabric cutter,
- basic elements of color theory that will make your rug "pop",
- how to choose good fabric for recycling into rugs,
- finishing techniques.
BEGINNER CLASS, MONTERAY CENTRE, RECREATION OAK BAY.
LEARN TO HOOK WITH T-SHIRTS. SATURDAY, JANUARY 25, 2020
For details, go to oakbay.ca