Blue Heron Rug Hooking Studio



Contact:  Wendy Halsall 250-390-4501 or email:

In the Victoria, Vancouver Island, and the surrounding areas, there are many local rug hooking groups.  Some meet in community centers and some meet in each other's homes.  Some offer workshops but all offer comradeship and a great opportunity to meet with other hookers and share the love of this wonderful art form.  If you are visiting or looking for a group in a certain area, contact the person listed below.

MONDAY HOOK-UP.  4th Monday of the month, 7:00 - 9:30 pm (Sept-Nov, Jan-May)

No restriction on size of group.  Open to novice and experienced rug hookers.

VAN CITY CREDIT UNION, Douglas and Finalyson, Victoria.  Entrance from parking lot at rear.

Contact:  Michaele Freeman at 250-595-6302 or email:

WOOLLY THYME RUG HOOKERS.  Location: Community Room, VanCity Savings, Cedar Hill X Rd at Shelbourne, Victoria.  Visitors welcome.  Every Monday (11:00 am to 3:00 pm) except statutory holidays.  Contact: Sheila Stewart 250-595-6406 or email

GONE HOOKING.  Wednesdays 10:00 am to 2:00 pm.

12296-224th St., Maple Ridge, BC. 

Contact Freda Jackson 604-463-0043 or email


If you would like your rug hooking group listed on this site, please contact


Every Wednesday, September to end of June:10:30-3:00 pm, 

Nanoose Place, Nanoose Bay, B.C.

Contact Shirley Burns at 250-248-2767 or email

RENDITIONS IN RUGS.  Monthly studio days, Every Tuesday, 10-4

10087C Chemainus Rd., Vhemainus B.C., V0R 1K2

Contact Val Galvin at 250-246-3979 or email

THE RUG HOOKING CIRCLE. Every Wednesday 12noon to 3pm,

Studio 204, Rotary Centre for the Arts, 421 Cawston Ave., Kelowna.
Call Angela Possak (250) 767-0206 or email

METCHOSIN HOOKERS.  Metchosin Community House, 4430 Happy Valley Rd.  Every 1st and 3rd Thurs of Month, Sept to May.  10:030-1:30.  Contact:  Sheila Stewart 250-595-6406 or email:

SUMMERLAND TRADITIONAL ARTISTS.  Every Thursday at 1:00 pm, Sept. - June,

Summerland United Church Hall, 13204 Henry St., Summerland.  

Contact Marilyn Topham (250-494-6434).  Visitors welcome.250-494-6434

SIDNEY HOOKERSThe Third Tuesday of the month at 1:00 pm at 9600 Third St., Sidney. 

For information, contact Dianne Cross.  email:

LIFE MATTERSVictoria.  Member's Homes.  Every 2nd Friday afternoon, 1:30-4:30.  Contact:  Bev Higgins 250-598-1654.  New members welcome.