Details Explains the art of designing and hooking landscapes
Step-by-step instructions on designing the rug
How to achieve the sense of depth plus techniques for various elements
Take the intimidation out of hooking realistic or impressionistic landscapes with this full-color book that leads the reader step-by-step through the process of designing and hooking a rug landscape. Author Anne-Marie Littenberg combines the craft of rug hooking with basic art skills used for centuries, guiding readers through inspiration, design, and planning stages, including chapters on perspective, contrast, and color. Hooked Rug Landscapes contains tips and tricks for evaluating one's work, as well as providing specific techniques for various elements. This book is an indispensable tool for those who wish to hook landscape designs.
About the Author:
Anne-Marie Littenberg lives in Burlington, Vermont, with her husband, Ben, and is the past president of the Green Mountain Rug Hooking Guild. She is a frequent contributor to Rug Hooking magazine and has served as a judge for Rug Hooking magazine's annual Celebration of Hand-Hooked Rugs.
100 pages, 100 color photos.