Searsport Rug Hooking
FREE June Classes 6/3/2023
****For June, July and august there is no fee to take a class! Only supplies and materials. For these three months we are closed all Saturdays EXCEPT the first Saturday of the month when we hold classes. ******
You will pick any project you would like to start. Please contact us in advance so we know what you want to do, so we can make sure it’s available.
Our mini classes are an introduction to your choice of our offered art forms. These are three hour classes that get you started in your choice of traditional rug Hooking, Oxford rug punching, miniature ultra punching, wool tree twisting, wool appliqué or designing your own pattern. You will enjoy our spacious classroom and lots of help. All classes are offered on Saturday afternoon 1-4. all classes are plus materials. If there are 5-6 of you that want to take a class, but all have different interests? That’s fine.
While you may pick up and pay for your supplies the day of the class you must pre pay for the class to hold your spot. This is due to limited class sizes.
Supply costs below are all estimates based on a basic beginner kit. Prices will vary according to what you pick out.
For rug Hooking we have a basic kit that includes your pattern, cut wool fabric, box frame, scissors and rug hook. You can choose from many kits sizes from 10x10 to 16x24 rugs. Prices start at $125 for the 10x10 set up. But if you have a quilt hoop you can bring that, if you have hook bring it.you will only buy what you need.
For class You must have a project, hook, hoop or frame and scissors.
For Ultra mini Punching: We can put together a kit for you including a 9 in locking hoop, fluffy the sheep pattern, ultra punch needle and hand dyed wool threads for around $110. But you can choose from many designs at varying prices.
For class You must have a project, ultra punch needle, locking hoop or gripper frame and scissors
For Appliqué class you will need a pattern, wool or a kit, needles, threads and scissors. We have kits available starting at $15. You will just need needles and scissors.
For tree twisting class you will need a basic tree or wreath or spray kit. Kits start at $27. We have wire cutters and glue guns to use in class
All Classes are PLUS supplies.
****We also have undecided so you can hold your spot for the classes and decide by that Thursday before class incase we have to make you a kit.