Pictorial Hooked Rugs
One of the most challenging of all rug styles is the pictorial rug or wall hanging. In this book, Jane Halliwell-Green guides the reader through the process of how to create pictorial rugs from start to finish. The full-color book is the definitive instructional manual on how to create the elements of a pictorial rug. This indispensable book includes a complete how-to guide to pictorial hooked rugs. Step-by-step techniques for hooking multiple pictorial elements. Descriptions of how to design, color plan, and display rugs. An explanation of the historical background of different hooked rug styles. A FREE full-size pattern project. Each section of the book is divided into a description of technique, materials, dye formulas, along with hooked illustrations of the elements described. With tips and tricks for the taking the guesswork out of planning a personalized rug, this book is your new essential tool.