Synopses & Reviews
Rug hooking isn't what it used to be. Thanks in large part to Seattle-area artist Gloria E. Crouse, it has become a new and spirited art form that's accessible to virtually everyone. Crouse works with both conventional and unconventional materials and techniques, and in these pages she shares her discoveries.
A guide to rug hooking discusses tools and techniques, color and design, finishing and installation, and includes examples of contemporary hooked work.
If you're new to rug hooking, you'll find here all the information and encouragement you need to get started. If you're a seasoned rug hooker, you'll welcome a host of unusual techniques--many invented by the author--and valuable design counsel that will enhance your work. Seattle artist Gloria Crouse shares her innovative work using both conventional and unconventional materials.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 144-145) and index.