Details A complete how-to guide to pictorial hooked rugs and it explains the historical backgrounds of different hooked rug styles
Describes how to design, color plan, and display rugs
Includes step-by-step techniques for hooking multiple pictorial elements
One of the most challenging of all rug styles is the pictorial rug or wall hanging. This full-color book guides readers step-by-step through the process of creating pictorial rugs. This book is the definitive instruction manual on how to create the elements of a pictorial rug. Each section contains a description of techniques, materials, dye formulas, and hooked illustrations of the elements described. It contains tips and tricks for the rug hooker to take the guesswork out of planning a personalized rug.
About the Author:
Jane Halliwell Green is the author of The Pictorial Rug. She teaches rug hooking throughout the United States and is a leading expert in the style of pictorial design. She lives in Edgewater, Maryland.