hooked rugs . . rug hooking kits . . rug hooking instruction . . rug hooking supplies . . textile arts . . primitive rug hooking . . hand hooked rugs . . folk art . . hand dyed wool . .
antique hooked rug repair . . antique hooked rug appraisal . . rug hooking classes . . early American craft . . wool hooked rugs . . original designs . . hooked rug kits . . craft shows . . rugs, patterns, kits, supplies, wools
HOME | CONTACT | ORDER | LINKS

Step by Step How To

Patterns and Styles
Gathering and Preparing Materials
How to Hook Rugs
Binding and Display

Appraisals & Repairs

Finished Rugs for Sale

Do It Yourself Kits

Tools and Supplies - Handmade hooks, frames, wools

Miniature Punch Needle Rugs - How To Instructions, Kits

Proddy Blossom Kits

Penny Rug Designs

Join Us For Upcoming Events

Join Us For Upcoming Events

Like all old fashioned crafts, rug hooking is fundamentally low-tech and SIMPLE. A hoop or frame is used to keep an open weave foundation fabric (traditionally burlap) stretched taut.

Narrow strips of wool fabric are pulled up through the mesh of this foundation to form a series of little loops, one by one, forming a uniform pile.

Supplies for rug hooking
I can provide any material or design you can dream up (call me)
- OR-
simply order from my inventory of kits.

Now: a Must-Have Book,
Personally Signed

Book - Finishing Hooked Rugs

The new book from Rug Hooking Magazine/Stackpole Publications is a must for all hookers. It has chapters written by various experts on all different finishing techniques, hanging, cleaning, and caring for our valuable heirlooms. I wrote the chapters on Cleaning, Care and Repair, along with my friend Stephanie Kraus. I would be so happy to sign and personalize it for you!

Just send me an email and I will mail it out to your address- invoice will be enclosed: $24.95 plus 5.05 shipping= $30.

Making Hooked Rugs | Antique Hooked Rugs | Gallery | Rug Kits | Penny Rugs
Miniature Punch Needle Rugs | Hooker's Bags | Pet Portraits | Proddy Blossoms | Tools & Supplies
Home | Contact | Classes, Shows, Retreats | Order | Links
PO Box 224
Hiram ME 04041
(207) 625-3325
©Copyright 2010 J Conner Hooked Rugs  
All Rights Reserved  
For more information feel free to Contact Us  
Site designed by Mainely Computing