The Hooked Rug Museum of North America/ HRMNA has announced their rug hooking Artists of the Year and also their lineup of special events & workshops.

2018 Rug Hooking Artists of the Year
Janet Boates, Nova Scotia
Gail Dufresne, New Jersey, USA

Janet Boates, Nova Scotia. HRMNA Canadian rughooking artist of the year, 2018

2018 Hook-in/Fibre Dates
June 9 – Knitters Day (all things yarn)
Dye Demo Class with Lucy Richard
June 23 – Hook-in/Fibre
Aug. 30 – Alderney Needlearts Guild Stitch-In (embroidery, needlepoint, cross stitch, etc)
Sept. 29 – Hook-in/Fibre with guest Janet Boates, (Canadian Rug Hooking Artist of the year)

Apr. 25-27 Mixed & Fancy Fibre–Gail Dufresne
May 26-27 Beginners-Suzanne Conrod & Sherry Chandler
July 6-8 Celtic–Gail Lambert
Aug. 11 or 12 Punch Hooking-Diann MacDonald
Sept 8-9 Geometric–Celia Charlton

Hooked on Music Concert
Thursday Evenings at 7:30 to 9pm

Pre-registration is required for workshops/hook-ins; forms are on our website,
or at the Museum during open season.

Please email the Museum to arrange group tours


Gail Dufresne, with hooked rugs & proddy flowers


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