Whimsical Designs for Rug Hooking
By Wanda Kerr
Playing and working with color is one of the greatest pleasures we are afforded as human beings. Color ignites, and it calms; color fills us with joy. Wanda Kerr's The Color Lab: Color Cues for Rug Hooking explores what color is, how to create it, and how to mix and match different colors in a rug to create your own masterpiece.
By understanding the palettes, hues, and saturation involved in selecting different colors, rug hookers are able to apply new techniques to their beloved rugs to create more realistic and appealing designs. Infused with a combination of technical tips for the dedicated artist and down–to–earth language that even beginner rug hookers can relate to, Kerr's book is a must–have for rug hookers of all experience levels.
About the Author
Wanda Kerr has spent her creative life studying colour–it is her joyful vocation. As an accomplished dyer and colourist, she has a unique approach to colour. She has received several awards for her hooking artwork and holds studio classes in her home studio in Wiarton, Ontario, and she travels to teach around Canada and the U.S. Wanda offers online courses as well, and hosts a popular online platform for rug hookers called The Welcome Mat where she supports the colourful pursuits of her subscribers.
Paperback: 112 pages
Publisher: Rug Hooking Magazine (February 1, 2018)