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Autumn Inspires Artists in Caledon Countryside

When we think of fall, the first thing that comes to mind are the incredible colours of autumn leaves.  The Caledon countryside at this time of year is especially inspiring for artists.  The scenic drive through the Forks of the Credit will soon be in its full fall glory and every time, it takes my breath away.  My new mat was…

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Another Wonderful Day In the Country!!!

What an incredible day!  We were blessed with amazing weather and everything ran smoothly thanks to my wonderful crew of volunteers!  I want to thank everyone for supporting our efforts in raising money for the Hooked Rug Museum of North America.  Well ladies, you certainly did your part!  We raised 2100.00 for HRMNA!!!  Congratulations to all the winners of the raffle prizes. …

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New Silk Colours – Just Arrived

Opening a new shipment of Silk Sari ribbon is always breath taking. Lots of “ooohs and aaaahs”. The colours are rich and luxurious.  Many times the photos do not capture the nuances of the silk, especially when the light plays on this incredible textile.   Midnight will add spectacular effects in deep seas and night skies.  Mossy green is…

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Gripper Frame Covers

They have arrived and your arms and clothing with thank you!  Our gripper frame covers are expertly tailored from incredibly soft, high quality natural flannel.  The cover will protect your arms and clothing while hooking and is ideal when transporting or storing your frame.  It has been customized to fit our John Boorman sit on frame perfectly which is 12×16  and would also be…

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Over Dyed Textures!!!

We are pleased to introduce our new over dyed texture collection.  The subtle colour variations achieved when overdyeing a patterned wool are incomparable and the colour possibilities are endless.  To demonstrate the effects of hooking with these wools, the outermost background of this leaf mat was hooked with our Peacock over dyed texture.  It creates movement and interest from…

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