The 18th Annual Rug Hooking Week at Sauder Village, Archbold, OH is over, preserved in memories and digital snaps. THE event for fiber enthusiasts will happen again August 12-15, 2015. Bookmark SauderVillage.org and check in early November for schedule of workshops, vendors and featured exhibits.
Thank you to Rug Hooking Magazine and Sauder Village for sponsoring this show and congratulations to Event Coordinator Kathy Wright. Look forward to old and new friends next year.
These images capture my digital highlights, the mind is overwhelmed by hundreds more.
ArtWools.com display wall, Susan L. Feller
RuckmanMillFarm.com designs, by Susan L. Feller
Grenfell Mats Historical display by author Paula Laverty
Silk stockings used to make Grenfell Mats
Martha (GoingGray.com) and Rebecca (WoolStudio.com) dressed to draw attention to their booths
Ohio group’s interpretation of one design
One design many moods
American Coverlet Museum and hooked rug designs
Esther Knipe and Judy Knipe Collection, detail of large rug by Esther
Personal favorite, by Joyce Krueger
Sophisticated traditional manipulating of fabric by Alice Streibel