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HCRAG Library

Any Guild member who wishes to borrow an item from the HCRAG Library should contact our Librarian, Kathy Donovan, by 12:00 noon on the day before our meeting and she will bring it to the meeting. Kathy can be reached at 908-755-1670 or

The guild has purchased three new books!
Rug Hooking Traditions with Magdalena Briner Eby by Evelyn Lawrence and Kathy Wright.
Rug Hooking Traditions with James and Mercedes Hutchinson by Kathy Wright and Janet Conner.
Rug Hooking Traditions with Patty Yoder and Esther Knipe by Kathy Wright and Judy Knipe.
All will be available at the May meeting along with still more of the donated books.



Adams, Barb & Alma Allen
In Praise of Autumn, 3 Hooked Rugs by Blackbird Designs, 2002

Association of Traditional Hooking Artists
Rug Art Past and Present. A Collection of 50 Rug Patterns to Reproduce, 2014

Astley, Stephen
Border Designs, A Treasury of Hundreds of Decorative Designs in Color and Black and White, 1990

Batchelder, Martha
The Art of Hooked Rug Making, 1947

Bawden, Juliet
Rag Rug Inspirations. New designs for traditional techniques, 1996

Bealty, Alice & Mary Sargent
The Hook Book, 1977

Betterton, Shiela
Rugs From The American Museum in Britain, 1981

Beyers, Jinny
Color Confidence for Quilters, 1992

Bianchini, F. & Corbetta, F.
The Complete Book of Fruits and Vegetables, Illustrations by Marilena Pistoia, 1976

Bishop, Robert & Carter, Hauck
All Flags Flying American Patriotic Quilts As Expression of Liberty, 1986

Black, Elizabeth
Hooked on the Wild Side. Ed VIII, Rug Hooking Magazines Framework Series, 2004

Bowles, Ella Shannon
Handmade Rugs, 1957

Bonanomi, Maggie
Another Place and Time, 2013

Boswell, Thom, Editor
The Rug Hook Book, Techniques, Projects and Patterns for This Easy Traditional Craft, 1992

Brock, Bea
Scrappy Hooked Rugs – Making the Most of the Wool in your Stash, 2014

Brown, Barbara Evans
Preserving the past in primitive rugs. Ed III, Rug Hooking Magazines Framework Series, 1999

Burton, Mary Sheppard
Educational Standards: ATHA. A handbook for Students, Teachers, Judges, 1985

Burton, Mary Sheppard w/ Mary Ellen Cooper
A Passion for the Creative Life; Textiles to Lift the Spirit, 2002

Butler, Pris
1. Basic Design and Drawing Techniques for the Rug Hooker. 2000
2. Easy Lettering Tips for the Rug Hooker, 2000

Carroll, Barbara & Lais, Emma Lou
American Primitive Hooked Rugs, 1999

Carroll, Barbara with Susan Huxley
The Secrets of Primitive Hooked Rugs Your Complete Guide to Hooking a Primitive Rug, 2003

Carter, Judy
Hooking Animals How to Bring Animals to Life in Hooked Rugs, Stackpole Books, 2014

Charmichael, Franklin, Hunt & Weeks
4 Sisters Hooked Rug Manual (Reprint unknown date) Chiasson, Father Anselme (Ed)
The History of Chetiacamp Hooked Rugs and their Artisans, 1988

Cooper, Kathy & Jan Hersey
The Complete Book of Floorcloths, Lark Books, 1997

Coss, Melinda & Sylvie Soudan
Magic Carpet, 30 easy-to-make rug designs, 1989

Coughlin, Linda Rae
1. Contemporary Hooked Rugs: Memories and Themes, 2006
2. Modern Hooked Rugs, 2007

Cross, Pat
1. Purely Primitive: Hooked Rugs from Wool, Yarn and Homespun Crafts.2003
2. Simply Primitive Rug Hooking, Punchneedle and Needle Felting, 2006

Crouse, Gloria E.
Hooking Rugs, New Materials, New Techniques, 1990

Darr, Tara
1.Tradition in the Making: Wool Rug Hooking – Pillows, Footstools, Rugs, 2005

2.Wool Rug Hooking; Pillows - Footstools - Rugs, 2005 Tradition in the Making: Wool Rug Hooking – Pillows, Footstools, Rugs, 2005

Davies, Ann & Emma Tennant
Hooked Rugs, 1985

Davies, Ann
1. Rag Rugs: How to use Ancient & Modern Rug Making Techniques Contemporary Crafts,1992
2. Rag Rugs, 1999

Delamare, Francois & Guineau, Bernard
Colors. The Story of Dyes and Pigments, 1999

Di Franza, Happy and Steve
Hooking Fine Gifts, 16 Projects for Rug Hookers, 1992

Dufresne, Gail
1. Geometric Hooked Rugs Color & Design, 2010
2. Rug Hooking with Fancy Fibers/ Sparkle/ Shine/ Texture, 2016

Eaton, Doris
A Lifetime of Rug Hooking, 2011

Felcher, Cecelia
The Complete Book of Rug Making Folk Methods and Ethnic Designs, 1975

Feller, Susan
Design Basics for Rug Hookers, 2011

Field, Jeanne
Shading Flowers The Complete Guide for Rug Hookers, 1995

Fitzpatrick, Deanne
1. Hook Me a Story. The History and Method of Rug Hooking in Atlantic Canada, 1999
2. Rug Hooking with Deanne Fitzpatrick

Fitzpatrick, Deanne with Susan Huxley
The Secrets of Planning & Designing Hand-Hooked Rugs, 2005

Fretz, Lila
Hooking Rugs, 1990

Gimber, Karl & Mary Jo
Tavern Signs: Contemporary Hooked Rugs and The Story They Tell, 2016

Grayson, Debra Maltzman
The Pattern Library. Rugs and Wall Hangings, 1984

Green, Jane Halliwell
Pictorial Hooked Rugs, 2009

Greenfield Village & Henry Ford Museum
Descriptive Catalog of E.S. Frost & Co’s Hooked Rug Patterns, 1970

Hackman, Paulette
Story Rugs and Their Storytellers Rug Hooking in the Narrative Style, 2016

Halliwell, Jane E.
The Pictorial Rug. Ed V Rug Hooking Magazines Framework Series, 2000

Hansen, Jacqueline
Sculptured Rugs in the Waldoboro Style, ed. XI Rug Hooking Magazines Framework Series, 2007

Harris, Patricia Smith
Designs by Tish – Patterns for Traditional Rug Making, 1981

Herr, Patricia
Rags to Rugs, 2008

Hinchcliffe, John & Jeffs, Angela
Rugs from Rags, 1977

Homespun Media
Primitive Quilts & projects Magazine for the primitive quilter, rug hooker & stitcher (with pattern sheet), 2012

Hornafius, Pat
1. Country Rugs: How to Design and Hook Traditional Wool Rugs and Hangings, 1992
2. Victorian Cottage Rugs How to Hook 16 Traditional Patterns, 1995

Hrkman, Donna
1. Rug Hookers Companion, 2012
2. Creative Techniques for Rug Hookers,2015

Hubbard, Claire, (ed)
Making Rag Rugs: 15 Step-by-Step Projects, 2002

Jamar, Tracy
Coils, Folds, Twists and Turns Contemporary Techniques in Fiber, 2017

Jevremovic, George
Azeri Folklife Carpets, 1992

Johnson, Mary Elizabeth
Rugs: Designs-Patterns-Projects, Oxmoor House Inc., 1979

Jones, Owen
The Grammar of Chinese Ornament, 1987

Keeley, Hazel Reeder
The ABC of Rug Making, Home Craft Course, Volume 24, 1947

Kemp, Barbara & Margaret Shaw
Punchneedle Embroidery Folk Art Designs, 2006

Kent, William Winthrop
1. The Hooked Rug, 1930 (1971 reprint) 2. Rare Hooked Rugs and others both antique and modern from cooperativesources, 1941

3. Hooked Rug Design, 1949

Ketchum, William
Hooked Rugs: A Historical and Collector’s Guide, How to Make Your Own, 1976

Koehler, Doris H.
Color and Contour for Hooked Rugs (flowers and fruit, fine shading), 1964

Kopp, Joel and Kate
American Hooked and Sewn Rugs; Folk Art Underfoot, 1995 (reprint of 1975)

Koserowski, Laurette and Stimmel, Ginny (Editors)
Projects for Fiber Art Lovers: Country Coordinates to Quilt, Hook, Stitch and Paint, 2006

Krull, Betty with Susan Huxley
The Secrets of Color in Hand Hooked Rugs Your Complete Guide to Selecting and Using Color, 2004

Lawless, Dorothy
Rug Hooking & Braiding for pleasure and profit, 1962

Liebetrau, Preben
Oriental Rugs in colour, Macmillan Publishing Co., Inc., 1973

Linsley, Leslie
Hooked Rugs, An American Folk Art, 1992

Littenberg, Anne Marie
1. Hooked Rug Landscapes. Ed XIV Rug Hooking Magazines Framework Series, 2009
2. Hooked Rug Portraits, 2011

Logsdon, Roslyn
People and Places: Roslyn Logsdon’s Imagery in Fiber. Framework Series Edition, 1998

Lovelady, Donna
Rug Hooking for the first time, 2003

Maine Antique Digest (spiral bound)
A collection of photos of hooked rugs published in the various issues from May 2009 through February 2012

Mannery, Martha
The Rugger: Hooking, Dyeing, Shading and Care of Hooked Rugs, 1949

Marshall, Jessie Armstead
Bed Rugs; 18th & 19th Century Embroidered Bed Covers, 2000

Martin, Mae
The Modern Vogue of Hooked and Braided Rugs, unknown date

Masters, Margaret Hunt and Robert L.
1. Master Designs, “Tapestry Hooking” (a catalogue with numbered and shaded charts pertaining to the designs in this catalogue)
2. Keeping in Touch (addendums to the Master designs) August 1, 1967 through January 1969

Mather, Anne D
1. The Art of Rug Hooking, 1998
2. Creative Rug Hooking, 2000

McCauley, Kathryn
Decorative Arts of the Amish of Lancaster County, 1988

McDermet, Kris, C. Manges, D. Tobias
Combining Rug Hooking and Braiding. Basics Borders and Beyond, 2011

McGown, Pearl K.
1. The Dreams Beneath Design: A Story of the History and Background of the Designs of Hooked Rugs, 1949
2. You...Can Hook Rugs, 1951
3. Color in Hooked Rugs, 1954
4. The Lore and Lure of Hooked Rugs, 1966

Meller, Susan & Joost Elffers
Textile Designs: Two Hundred Years of European and American Patterns, 1991

Miller, Kris
Introduction to Rug Hooking A Beginner's Guide to Tools, Techniques, & Materials, 2015

Miller, Wendy
Wide Cut Primitive Rug Hooking, 2014

Minick, Polly
The Americana Collection Hooked Rugs by Polly Minick, 2007

Minick, Polly & Laurie Simpson
Folk Art Friends: Hooked Rugs and Coordinating Quilts, 2003

Moshimer, Joan
1. The Complete Book of Rug Hooking, 1989 (reprint of 1975)
2. Hooked on Cats, Complete pattern and instructions for rug hookers, 1991

Norwood, Cynthia Smesny
1. Creating an Antique Look in Hand-Hooked Rugs. Ed XII Rug Hooking Magazines Framework Series, 2008
2. Primitive Hooked Rugs for the 21st Century, 2015

O’Neill, Edyth C.
Rugs for My Red Cape, 2004

Osicka, Sibyl
Creative Journey into Rug Hooking, 2006

Oxford, Amy
1. Punch Needle Rug Hooking Techniques and Designs, 2003
2. Hooked Rugs Today, 2005
3. Hooked Rugs Today IV: Expect the Unexpected, 2009

Pavich, Tamara
Designed By You, Ideas and Inspiration for Rug Hookers, 2017

Peladeau, Mildred Cole
Rug Hooking in Maine 1838 - 1940, 2008

Perry, Elaine (ed)
Singer Design: Color and Design on Fabric, paint, dye, stitch, print, 2000

Putnam, Dorothy Parks
Beautiful Braiding, 1960

Reakes, Lizzzie
New Crafts – Ragwork, 1996

Reed, Stanley
All Color Book of Oriental Carpets and Rugs, 1972

Repasky, Linda (ed)
A Passion for Punch Needle, 2006

Rex, Stella Hay
1. Practical Hooked Rugs, 1949
2. Choice Hooked Rugs, 1953

Ries, Estelle
American Rugs, 1950

Roossien, Karen
Rug Hooking with Flannels from a Quilters Perspective, 1997

Rug Hooking, Various Authors
1. Finishing Hooked Rugs: Favorite Techniques from the Experts, Stackpole Books, 2013
2. A Rug Hookers Garden 10 Experts Teach You How to Hook a Veritable Bouquet of Blossoms Ed. IV Rug Hooking Magazine's Framework Series, 2000

Rug Hooking
All Time Favorite Hand Hooked Rugs, Celebration’s Readers’ Choice winners, 2010

Rug Hooking (Smith, Debra, editor)
Hooked Carpetbags, Handbags and Totes, 13 Great Designs from the Experts, 2017

Rug Hooking Magazine, the staff of
A Celebration of Hand-Hooked Rugs
I, 1991
VI. 1996
VII. 1997
VIII. 1998
IX. 1999
X. 2000
XI. 2001
XII. 2002
XIII. 2003
XIV. 2004
XV. 2005
XVI. 2006
XVII. 2007
XVIII. 2008
XIX. 2009
XX. 2010
XXI. 2011
XXII. 2012
XXIII. 2013
XXIV. 2014
XXV. 2015
XXIV. 2016

Rug Hooking Guild of Newfoundland Land and Labrador
Hooked Mats of Newfoundland Land and Labrador: Beauty Born of Necessity, 2006

Rupp, Jenny and Lisa Yeago
Designs for Primitive Rug Hookers. Ed X Rug Hooking Magazines Framework Series, 2008

Sargent, Walter
The Enjoyment & Use of Color, 1964 (orig. pub. 1923)

Schiffer, Nancy H.
Pictorial Weavings of the Navajo, 1991

Search Press
Needle Crafts 10, Rag Rugs, 1980

Sears, Mary Seehafer & Eleanor Levie
Handmade Country, 1997

Shepherd, Gene
1. The Rug Hookers Bible (ed), The Best from 30 Years of Jane Olsen's Rugger's Round table, 2005
2. Prodded Hooking for a Three Dimensional Effect, 2008

Siano, Margaret w/ Susan Huxley
The Secrets of Finishing Hooked Rugs, 2003

Sopronyi, Judy P. editor
Basic Rug Hooking All the Skills and Tools You Need to Get Started, 2007

Sprout, Mildred
1. Flower Shading Manual and Design - A – Patt, 1954
2. 15 Years of Rugger’s Roundtable (Bound collection of the newsletters from February 1955 to January 1970)

Stephenson, Susie
Designing and Hooking Primitive Rugs, 2009

Stimmel, Virginia P. editor
Pattern Designs for Rug Hookers. Rug Hooking Magazine, 2009

Stratton, Charlotte Kimball
Rug Hooking Made Easy, 1955

Taylor, Judy
Hooking With Yarn. Ed VII Rug Hooking Magazines Framework Series, 2003

Taylor, Mary Perkins
How to Make Hooked Rugs, 1930

Teale, Edwin Way
Audubon’s Wildlife; A New Look at the Birds and Animals, 1964

Thompson, Nancy Butts
Hooking On the Hill: A Rug Hooking Picture Book, 2005

Time-Life Books
1. Country Crafts, 1988
2. The Needle Arts a social history of American needlework, 1990

Turbayne, Jessie A.
1. Hooked Rugs; History and the Continuing Tradition, 1991
2. The Hooker’s Art: Evolving Designs in Hooked Rugs, 1993
3. Complete Guide to Collecting Hooked Rugs, Unrolling the Secrets, 2004
4. The Big Book of Hooked Rugs; 1950 - 1980’s, 2005
5. Hooked on Rugs, 2007
6. The Creative Hooker, 2007

Underhill, Vera Bisbee with Arthur J. Burks
Creating Hooked Rugs, 1951

Vail, Juju
Rag Rugs: Techniques in Contemporary Craft Projects, 1997

Volbach, W. Fritz
Early Decorative Textiles, 1969

Von Rosenstiel, Helen
American Rugs and Carpets, 1978

Waugh, Elizabeth and Edith Foley
Collecting Hooked Rugs, 1927

Welsh, Peter C.
The Art of Enterprise: A Pennsylvania Tradition, 1983

Whitlock, Jan & Tracy Jamar
American Sewn Rugs: Their History With Exceptional Examples, 2012

Wiseman, Ann
1. Rug Hooking & Rag Tapestries, 1969
2. Hand Hooked Rugs & Rag Tapestries, 1969
3. Rag Tapestries and Wool Mosaics, 1969

Wolfrom, Joen
Color play: Easy Steps to Imaginative Color in Quilts, 2000

Yoder, Patty
The Alphabet of Sheep, 2003

Zarback, Barbara J.
Rug Hooking, 1975 (reprint of 1961)

Exhibition Catalog
American Classics Hooked Rugs from the Barbara Johnson Collection
Exhibited at the Squibb Gallery, Princeton, N.J. Dec 1988 - Jan 1989.
Published 1988

Art Under Our Feet, n exhibition of nineteenth and twentieth century hand made American Rugs showcased at the James A. Michener Arts Center. June 30th thru September 9, 1990

Green Mountain Rug Hooking Guild All Aboard the Circus Train, 2000



Adrosko, Rita
Natural Dyes and Home Dyeing, 1971

Ashworth, Anne
Chrome Craft: 60 New and Beautiful Formulas for Hooked Rugs, 1971

Cushing Dyes

Ashworth, Anne & Armstrong, Jean
Green Mountain Colors
41 New Formulas for Hooked Rugs, 1985

The ATHA Dye Book, 2010 Pro Chem, Cushing, ALJO

Buchanan, Rita
1. Dyes From Nature, Brooklyn Botanical Garden Record, (ed) 1990

2. A Dyers Garden, Interweave Press, 1995

Casselman, Karen Leigh
Craft of the Dyer: Color from Plants and Lichens of the Northeast, 1980

Charleson, Connie
Rug Hooker's Dye Manual from Connie's Cauldron, 1974 Cushing Dyes

Christoff, Beatrice
Hooked on Transcolor Swatches, 1986


Cox, Clarissa
Anyone Can Dye – For Making Rugs, 1953

Cushing Dyes Color Chart
Dyed wool samples of all Cushing dye colors. Also an assortment of samples dyed by Margaret Lutz

deRoos, Clare & MacLennan, Nancy
1) Prisms #1 64 Spots, 35 Oriental backgrounds 99 formulas for rug hookers using wash fast acid dyes also updated edition
2) Prisms #2 updated 57 Straight Gradations 102 Transitionals 159 Swatch Formulas for Rug Hookers
3) Prisms #3 Color In Motion Abrash, Watercolors, More Spots
80 Formulas for Rug Hookers
Pro Chem

Ebi, Dotti
Scraps or Spots, 1979

Elliot, Jane
Color Flow, 1965
Color Flow 2, 1970

Heath, Laurice
Beautiful Wool, A Hand-Dyer’s Guide, 2002
Cushing, Pro Chem

Hicks, Lydia
1. Triple Over Dye Jar Method Book I formulas #1-103, 1957
2. Triple Over Dye Jar Method Book II formulas 104-163 & novelty dyeing,1959

Matthews, Janet (daughter of Lydia Hicks)
Triple Over Dye Jar Method Book III formulas164-269, Cushing

Hieronimus, Ingrid
1. Primary Fusion: A guide to Dyeing Using Only the Three Primaries & Black Pro Chemical Dyes, 1999
2. Multiple Fushion Spots A Guide to Dyeing Spots & Backgrounds using Pro Chem dyes, 2004

Hildebrant, Virginia
Ginny’s Gems, 170 Formulas Using Wash Fast Acid Dyes
Pro Chem

Jacobs, Betty
Growing Herbs and Plants for Dyeing, 1977

Kahle, Karen
1. Marbleized Wool: Create Gorgeous Wool using no dyes, 2001
2. The Dusty Little Dye Book Antique Light Colors, 2004
3 Cushing Dyes
3. Vintage Colors Dye Book, 2005

Lais, Emma Lou and Barbara Carroll
Antique Colours for Primitive Rugs. Formulas Using Cushing’s Acid Dyes,

Lamb Yankees Chapter of ATHA
Colors of life Dyeing to the Bitter End, 2013
Pro Chem

Lawler, Mickey
Mickey Lawler's Skydyes: A Visual Guide to Fabric Painting, 1999

Lincoln, Maryanne
1. Recipes from the dye kitchen, 1999
Cushing, Pro Chem
2. Comprehensive Dyeing Guide. Ed IX Rug Hooking Magazines Framework Series, 2005
Cushing, Pro Chem

Matthews, Janet (daughter of Lydia Hicks)
Triple Over Dye Jar Method Book III formulas164-269,

McGown, Pearl (in collaboration with Harriet Keyes)
The Rainbow in Rags, 1950

Mustard, Frances
Dyeing the Natural Way, 1977

Schellinger, Karen
Dyeing Wool: 20 Techniques, Beginner to Advanced,
Schiffer Publishing Co., 2010
Pro Chem

Schetky, Ethel Jane McD, Guest Editor, Brooklyn Botanic Garden Record
Handbook on Dye Plants and Dyeing, 1982

Shepherd, Gene
Prepared to Dye: Dyeing Techniques for Fiber Artists, 2013
Pro Chem, Majic Carpet

Simmons, Judy
Creative Marbling on Fabric A Guide to Making One-of-a-kind Fabrics, 1999

Thresh, Robert & Christine
An Introduction to Natural Dyeing, 1973

Townsend, Sharon
SPNEA’S Historic Colors of America, 2001 Pro Chem

Tynan, Jean
Dyeing for Primitive Rug Hooking, 1984

Wiles, Laurilyn
Vermont Folk Rugs, Dyeing to get Primitive Colors on Wool Cushing



ATHA Newsletters: a publication of the Association of Traditional Hooking Artists
#1 Issues #2 through #15 Nov. 1979 through Oct. 1982

#2 Issues #174 through 186 Dec. 2008 through Jan. 2011
#189 through 195 June through July 2012

Brightbill, Margaret
Vol 1 Album of Inspirational Rug Photos(unknown dates)
Vol 2 Album of Inspirational Rug Photos(unknown dates)

Collin, Carol
A notebook of photos and inspirational materials pre 2013

Davis, Ruth (ed)
Hooking Digest and Braiding Magazine
Vol XVI No, 1 September 1969
No. 2 November 1969
No. 3 January 1970
No. 4 April 1970
Vol XVII No. 1 September 1970

Pearl K. McGown Letter Service/u>
Note there are no July or August Letters

1945 Dec. 15
1946 Dec. 15
1953 Jan through June, Sept through Dec
1954 Jan through June, Sept through Dec
1955 Jan through June, Sept through Dec
1956 Jan through June, Sept through Dec
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1959 Jan through June, Sept through Dec
1960 Jan through June, Sept through Dec
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1964 Jan through June, Sept through Nov

1965 Jan, March through June, Sept through Dec
1966 Jan, April, June, Sept through Dec
1967 Jan through June, Sept through Dec
1968 Jan, through April, June, Sept through Dec
1969 Jan through June, Sept through Nov
1970 Jan through June, Sept, Oct, Dec

1971 Jan through June, Sept through Dec
1972 Jan through June, Sept through Dec
1973 Jun, Sept, Nov, Dec
1974 June, Sept through Dec
1975 Jan, Feb, April, May, Sept, Nov, Dec
1976 Jan through June, Sept through Dec
1977 Jan, Feb, April, June, Sept through Dec
1978 Jan through April, Sept through Dec
1979 Jan through June, Sept

McGown Newsletters

1993 Volume 22 -- #2, 3 and 4
1994 Volume 23 -- #1 and 2
1995 Volume 24 -- #1, 2, 3 and 4
1996 Volume 25 -- #1, 3 and 4
1997 Volume 26 -- #1, 3 and 4

1998 Volume 27 -- #1, 2, 3 and 4

1999 Volume 28 -- #1, 2, 3 and 4
2000 Volume 29 -- #1, 2, 3 and 4
2001 Volume 30 -- #1, 2, 3 and 4
2002 Volume 31 -- #1, 2, 3 and 4

2003 Volume 32 -- #1, 2, 3 and 4
2004 Volume 33 -- #1, 2, 3 and 4
2005 Volume 34 -- #1, 2, 3 and 4
2006 Volume 35 -- #1, 2, 3 and 4
2007 Volume 36 -- #1 and 3

Moshimer, Joan
Handouts on hooking and dyeing

Patterns from Rug Hooking Magazine
Dyeing Information
General Hints and Articles

Rug Hooker News & Views

Issues Nov/Dec 1972, Jan/Feb – July/Aug 1973, Sept/Oct – Nov/Dec 1973, Jan/Feb – Nov/Dec 1974, Vol 1 #1 – 6, Vol 11 #1 – 6, Vol 3 #1.

Issues Jan/Feb-Nov/Dec 1975, Vol 3 #2-6, Issues #20,21,22,23,24,25,26,27,28,29,30,31, Jan/Feb 1976 – Nov/Dec 1977

Issues #32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 40, 41, 43, Jan/Feb 1978 – Nov/Dec 1979

Issues #44, 45, 46, 47, 48, 49, 50, 51, 52, 53, 54, 55, 56, 57, 58, 60, 61
Jan/Feb 1980 - Nov/Dec 1982

Issues #62, 63, 64, 65, 66, 67, 68, 69, 70, 71
Jan/Feb 1983 - Nov/Dec 1984

Issues #72, 73, 74, 75, 76, 77, 78, 79, 80, 81, 82
Jan/Feb 1985 - Jan/ Feb 1987

Issues #83, 84, 85, 86, 87, 88, 89, 90, 91, 92, 93
March/April 1987 - March/April 1989



Field, Jeanne
Let’s Hook; An Introduction to Traditional Hooking, 1996

Kahle, Karen
Color Inspiration for Primitive Hooked Rugs, 2005

Lancaster Rug Hooking Co.
How to Hook, 1997

Moshimer, Joan & Cox, Vera
Hooking and Braiding

Pennington, Mary of Prairie Craft House
Rug Hooking; Here’s How



Author not available
Geo Swap, 2003

Hooked Rug Festival At the Mill Oct, 5 & 6 2013
Photography by Mary Passserello
2 copies

Kahle, Karen
Color Inspiration for Primitive Hooked Rugs, 2005

McGown, Pearl National Guild of Hookrafters
A Photographic Review and Commentary of North American Rugs from the Twentieth Century (no date)



Becker, Patsy
Designs from Patsy, 1981 & 1985

Benjamin, Jeanne
New Earth Designs, Rug Hooking Pattern to Carpet the World

Benner, Barbara
Red Cover Rugs Catalog, Summer 2002

Blood, Nancy & Seth
Nanset Rug Hooking & Supplies
Designs of Rebecca Andrews and Salma Dhanji, 2006

Brown, Barbara
1. From Head to Toe. Woolen Warmth for you and your home, 1996
2. Port Primitives, primitive patterns, 2000

Burnham, Nellie M.
Burnham's Patterns on Burlap for making Hooked Rugs, 1941 edition

Butler, Pris & Ancelet, Cristy
Something From Ewe Two, original hooked rug patterns. 1999 - 2008

Callaway, Lib
Lib Callaway's Patterns for Hooked Rugs, 1978

Carroll, Barbara
Woolley Fox Primitive Rug Patterns includes: Carol Endres, Warren Kimble, Barbara Carroll, Edith O’Neill.

Conway, Beverly
Beverly Conway Designs, 1996

DiFranza, Happy & Steve
DiFranza Designs, 2000

Elliott, Melissa
Main Street Rugs, designs for rug making

Heath, Laurice
Fredericksburg Rugs, Fall 2002

Kahle, Karen
Wild Things, Primitive Spirit 2010 Catalogue

Kallin, Sally
Pine Island Primitives Rug Hooking Designs.

Karl Kraft Studio
Hooked Rug Patterns

Landreth, D. Seed Company
Heirloom Bulb Collection, Garlic and Flowers. Illustrated with copies of antique watercolors, 2012

Moshimer, Joan
Treasury of Hooked Rug Designs, 1985

Orihill, Ramona
R.E.O. Designs patterns for primitive and traditional rug hooking, 2002

Quintman, Judy
Quint-Essential Rug Hooking Patterns, 2006

Wilson Brothers, The
Tru-Gyde Hooked Rug Book, unknown date

Woolen Memories
Rug hooking patterns on linen for hooking with wide cut or primitive rugs

Zeiser, Louise Hunter
Heirloom Rugs 5th printing, 1994

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