Shake Rag Alley Center for the Arts

Rug Hooking Retreat: Traditional Rug Hooking

September 17-19, 2021

Schedule: 9 am-3 pm Fri-Sun

Instructor: Anita White

Registration Deadline: Sept 6

Description

This Rug Hooking Retreat will be in an open-class format so that students may choose their own project. Types of designs most suitable will be florals, geometrics, antique adaptations, orientals, wide-cut animals, folk art designs, etc. Anita will contact students individually prior to the retreat to discuss their planned project. During the workshop, she will share her expertise on color planning, binding and finishing, and many other hooking pearls of wisdom. She’ll bring a large variety of wool and antique paisley that will be available for purchase, but students may also bring some of their own wool. Anita will supply patterns upon request.

Class size 15

Level Intermediate and above

Student Supply List
frame, hook, scissors, cutter (Anita will also have a cutter available.)

  • Tuition $260
  • Materials Fee variable (payable to instructor at class time)

Instructor

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Anita White

I am a McGown-certified rug hooking teacher and have been hooking since 1994. I have taught classes since 1997. I have traveled extensively around the country teaching workshops. I enjoy teaching all levels of students and will cover many subjects such as color planning, dyeing, techniques, etc. I prefer teaching open classes allowing the students to choose their project for the class.…Read More

I am a McGown-certified rug hooking teacher and have been hooking since 1994. I have taught classes since 1997. I have traveled extensively around the country teaching workshops. I enjoy teaching all levels of students and will cover many subjects such as color planning, dyeing, techniques, etc. I prefer teaching open classes allowing the students to choose their project for the class.

Workshops

Rug Hooking Retreat: Traditional Rug Hooking

Registration Policies & Waiting Lists

Class Confirmation
You will receive a registration confirmation via email. If you do not have an email address, you will receive a snail-mail confirmation.

Please read your class confirmation carefully as it may include a supply list and other important details.

Materials Fees
Many classes have materials fees in addition to the tuition. These are identified in the class listing and are usually paid with the tuition payment, however in some cases materials fees are paid directly to the instructor at class time (check the class listing).

Cancellation Policy
While we recognize that life intrudes and plans change, in consideration of the time and energy instructors invest in preparing for classes, we must adhere to the following cancellation policies:

Student cancellations

> Cancellations made 31 days before the published registration deadline date for any given workshop are eligible for a full refund less 25% of the workshop fee OR a gift certificate in the full amount of the workshop fee. The gift certificate can be applied to workshops or lodging through Dec. 31 of the following year and is transferable.

> Cancellations made 30 days or less than the published registration deadline date for any given workshop are not eligible for refunds. We encourage all students to purchase trip insurance.

> Cancellation requests must be made by calling our office at (608) 987-3292.

> If you have booked lodging with Shake Rag Alley in conjunction with your class, please refer to our lodging page for the lodging cancellation policy.

Cancellations by Shake Rag Alley

> If Shake Rag Alley must cancel a class you will be notified immediately via email or phone and will receive a full refund.

> If a class does not meet a minimum number of students, it may be cancelled. A decision to cancel a class due to under enrollment will be made on the day following the published registration deadline.

> If you have booked lodging with Shake Rag Alley in conjunction with a class cancelled by Shake Rag Alley, you may receive a full refund on lodging should you wish to cancel the lodging. Please call the office at (608) 987-3292.

Waiting Lists

If a workshop you are interested in is sold out, please fill out this waiting list form. We will contact you if a spot becomes available. The class code requested on the form is the Workshop ID shown at left, beneath the Add to Cart button.

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