Intro to Punch Needle Rug Hooking • March 8

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Wednesday, March 8, 6 – 9 pm

Kim Scanlan

Learn the basics of punch needle rug hooking while working on a small mug rug. While traditional rug hooking involves pulling a piece of wool or yarn up through a backing, punch needle rug hooking involves punching yarn or wool down through the backing. It’s fiber, fast and fun! Some students may not complete the piece within the class, but all stages of rug finishing will be taught so you can finish your piece at home. No previous experience required. Materials fee $20, payable to the instructor at the time of class.

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Instructor Bio:

Kim Scanlan has been working with fiber arts for over 25 years, most recently in the area of punch needle rug hooking. She learned the craft from Amy Oxford, inventor of The Oxford Punch Needle and author of four books about rug hooking. Scanlan is an Oxford Certified instructor and is currently working on her advanced certification. She is a member of the Oxford Punch Needle Instructors Guild, Association of Traditional Rug Artists (ATHA), and the Rochester Area Rug Hookers. She teaches punch needle rug hooking at various venues around the state.

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