Whimsical Designs for Rug Hooking
Down East Hook In
Down East Hook In 2022

November 16-17,2022

The event is Wednesday and Thursday this year. We will be able to return to Saturday/Sunday in 2023.

Lunch, morning snack and beverages included.

Image: 1st Place Winner of the Pumpkin Mat Challenge - Hooked by Ellen Boughman

Event Venue:

Morgan Hill Event Center ( conveniently located on Route 2 just West of Bangor)

82 Morgan Hill Ln.

Hermon, ME 04401

Hotel accommodations:

Country Inn at the Mall

936 Stillwater Ave

Bangor, ME 04401


Nightly Charge is $80.00 ( the same as 2021!) Use Down East for the discount code.

There will be your favorite vendors and some new faces, Rug Show, Daily Giveaway's, Mini Classes/Demo's, Blueberry Mat Challenge and a Tea Cup Auction Fundraiser for the Rug Museum of North America.


Fluff & Peachy Bean Designs - Nancy Jewett

Judith Hotchkiss Wool & Dye Works - Judith Hotchkiss

The Keeping Room - Toni Philbrick

Hooked Forever - Stacey Van Dyne

Hooked In The Mountains - Mary Lee O'Connor

Woven & Hooked Treasures - Cherylun Brubkaer

Blueberry Mat Challenge: This year we are acknowledging Traditional Rug Hooking, Punch Rug Hooking and Wool Applique. Each category will have a winner who receives $75.00 to spend with venders of their choice. Winner Announced after Lunch on Wednesday so you have time to go on that Shopping Spree with the Vendors!

Pumpkin Mat Challenge winners were 1st place: Ellen Boughman, 2nd place Ildi Tary and 3rd place Faith Webster. Winner announced after lunch so you have time to shop!

Rug Show: We are moving it into the big room. The rugs were amazing!

Thursday: Tea Cup Auction - please bring some fiber related item you would like to donate for this. All proceeds go to the Hooked Rug Museum of North America of Halifax.

In 2021 we collected $516.00 and Judith and I rounded up to $525.

**Please Note: your receipt will read as a Gift Certificate - it is set up this way to eliminate shipping charges or the need to enter a Code for No Shipping. Within a week of registering you will receive an email with confirmation and details for the event. If you are registering for someone else also, please note their name and include their email address the notes section so they also receive a confirmation.

Payment is through PayPal. If you prefer another payment you can call me at 802-247-0089 with credit card info or you can download the Registration Form and send it in through Regular Mail