Judy Taylor Books Rug Hooking Books and DVDs
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This book comes with our award-winning DVD, and a CD that includes scale drawings for the four projects in the book. Take the CD to Office Depot or another copy business that can make copies on 36"x36" paper.
Joy of Hooking (With Yarn!)
This is the perfect book for learning the basics for hooking rugs with yarn. Subjects covered include the history of the craft, supplies needed, basic hooking instructions, including getting your own designs on linen and hemming your masterpiece, care and cleaning, and how to build your own spiffy rug hooking frame!
There are four easy projects in the book, that will build on your skills (patterns for the projects are provided in the book on a CD).
Plus, you also get our award-winning DVD (winner of the Gold Award For Excellence at the ITVA Emerald City Awards 1996).
Joy of Hooking (With Yarn!) won an eLit Book Gold Medal for 2011.
Rug Hooker's Guide to the YARNIVERSE!
Now that you've mastered the basics, you're ready to soar! In this book, you will learn the advanced techniques used to create realistic shading, portraits, orientals and primitives. You will find clear instructions for many useful dyeing and design techniques that make complex designs a breeze to hook.
With contributions from yarn-hooking experts from all over North America, you will discover that there is no limit to the designs you can create with yarn, raising the craft of rug hooking to fine art.
This book won the eLit Book Gold Medal in 2014
Hooking With Yarn
This was my first book, published by Rug Hooking Magazine in 2003. It sold out of its first printing, and is now a collector's item.