3055 River Rd
Bedminster Township, NJ 07921
Beginner Rug Hooking Class with Cheryl Halliday 1 to 4 pm
Museum open for tours 1 to 4 pm
Have you ever wanted to learn rug hooking? Now’s your chance! Cheryl Halliday, a member of the Hunterdon County Rug Artisans Guild and an award-winning McGown certified instructor, will introduce participants to the art and tradition of rug hooking, and allow you to create your own masterpiece. Pre-registration by March 12 required. Limited to 14 adults per class. Age 18 and older. $70 per person. Please register directly with Therese Shick, Hunterdon County Rug Artisans Guild, at 908-735-7985 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Hunterdon County Rug Artisans Guild was founded in April 1977. It currently has over 130 members from nine states. The mission of the Guild is to perpetuate the tradition and art of rug hooking, to encourage creativity, to provide the means for an exchange of ideas and information and to promote educational activities to enhance the interest in rug hooking. Monthly meetings in Flemington, New Jersey offer programs for someone new to rug hooking as well as the seasoned artisan. Members have opportunities to participate in hooking demonstrations, rug exhibits, rug camps and “hook-ins”. A supportive environment is provided for those new to the craft and for those looking to refine their technique.
For more information about the Hunterdon County Rug Artisans Guild, visit http://hcrag.com/index.html