Modern Hooked Rugs (Inspiration) (Paperback)

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This wonderful book contains stunning images of 540 rugs crafted by 292 of today's contemporary rug hooking artists. They are rugs made by a group of artists exploring a common theme, as well as series or topic-related rugs by individual artists. Among the many subjects included are rugs from The American Folk Art Museum's "Icons of America" contest, "Circus Train" rugs from the Green Mountain Rug Hooking Guild, "Art Hits the Wall," from a Canadian fiber exhibit, "A Boy From Orient" by Gail Horton, and many more. Showcased are some of today's most noted rug hooking artists, along with artists making their debuts. Inspiring for all levels of fiber artists, this is a must-have book and a companion to Contemporary Hooked Rugs: Themes and Memories, also by Linda Rae Coughlin.

About the Author

Linda Rae Coughlin is a fiber artist, rug restorer, and photographer. She exhibits her textile art in juried and invitational shows nationally and internationally, and gives workshops on creativity. She resides in Warren, New Jersey.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780764326318
ISBN-10: 0764326317
Publisher: Schiffer Craft
Publication Date: July 31st, 2007
Pages: 176
Language: English
Series: Inspiration