Whimsical Designs for Rug Hooking

Fairy Tale Exhibit

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Product Description

October 14 - October 16 2022

Friday 12:00 - 7:00

Saturday 9:00 - 7:00

Sunday 9:00 - 5:00

A very special exhibit of hooked rugs showcasing the work of nationally recognized artists hosted by two Lancaster area rug hooking guilds, The Conestoga Rug Craft and The Woolwrights. The exhibit featuring over 100 works will focus on recreating the art of the golden age of fairy tale illustrations, a magical time of artwork which ranged from the 1860's to the 1920's. These classic works will be translated into the unique American fiber art of rug hooking for which the Lancaster area is well renowned. All artists participating are also mcGown tained RuG Hooking Teachers which means they are nationally recognized and certified for their expertise in the art and craft of rug hooking. The exhibit will also allow attendees the opportunity to enjoy lectures on the works and related topics as well as to sign up for classes on learning rug hooking skills.Vendors with a wide array of rug hooking materials will be available.