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Upcoming Events 2023

Tuesday - Friday,
April 25-28, 2023

Advanced Class: Landscapes of the Mind
North Hero, Vermont
FMI: Davey Degrath

Saturday, May 6, 2023
9am -1pm, Learning Center

Beginner Folk Art Rug Hooking Class
Old Orchard Beach/Saco Adult & Community Education
80 Common Street,
Saco, ME

Contact me to order a specific kit for class (subject to availability) before April 21, please, OR choose from a wide variety of popular designs in all price ranges.

May 6, 2023

Traveling with 26 fellow artists to take classes from 
premier Fiber Artists in Britain in experimental techniques related to rug hooking.  Resuming Mail order service in early June.

Saturday and Sunday, June 3 & 4, 2023

Maine Fiber Frolic
Ongoing sales and demos.
Windsor Fairgrounds
Rte 32, Windsor, ME

This year not vending, but will have many kits for sale while teaching 2 sessions (repeat curriculum, take one not both) of Folk Art Rug Hooking Beginner Class, 9:15-12:15, and 1pm-4pm on SATURDAY only. REGISTER HERE:  https://fiberfrolic.com/festival/workshops/

Sunday - Thursday, June 25-29, 2023

Attending the Hook-In at Green Mountain Rug School
Montpelier VT

Friday - Sunday October 1-7, 2023
9am-9pm daily

Fryeburg Fair, 1154 Main St, Fryeburg, ME See me in the Fiber Barn. Ongoing demonstrations and sales of all fiber arts supplies and products

Saturday - Sunday October 14-15, 2023
9am–5pm; 9am–4pm

Dutchess County Sheep and Wool Festival
Rhinebeck, New York 12572
Ongoing demos and sales of supplies for hooking, punch needle, proddy, and penny rugs
FMI see www.sheepandwool.com

Saturday & Sunday, November 7-8, 2023
Sat 9am–5pm; Sun 9am–3pm

New England Sheep and Wool Festival
The Big E Fairgrounds,
West Springfield, MA 01089
Ongoing demos and sales of supplies for hooking, punch needle, proddy, and penny rugs PLUS offering beginning Rug Hooking classes during both days! Register with show.

As always,

I am available by appointment for private lessons, consultation, supply sales, design services, and repair of antique and vintage hooked rugs, by appointment.  If gmail address does not work, try fcjc@roadrunner.com:


Oval Seascape Rugs

Shorebirds - detail

Squirrel Oval - Pattens and Kits Coming Soon

Rindy Seascape

Rindy's Seascape - detail

Making a Miniature Punch Needle Rug - 4

Fox - detail

Missy's Whale

Angel detail - Adam & Eve Rug


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