Newsletter: Yarn Bombs Away!

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Singing Moons 9 X 11 1/2  $110.00 

 

Yarn Bombs Away! 

Coffee with Deanne 

It was so much fun to spend the day with Laurie and Megan knitting for this bike. Was there any purpose to it? Not really . But I think having no purpose is sometimes the point. You just do it for the fun of it, the joy of it. Hooking is like that for you, and for me too really. I do it for the pleasure of it. It is great to do things just for fun, and here is the result…

Yarn Bombing by Deanne, Megan and Laurie 
Studio Products 

 

Summer Flowers Rug Hooking Ki $99

Megan and Mary are spending the day making up summer flowers kits. They’re yours for the picking.

This beautiful pillow top is easy to create. We include everything you need to hook the pillow top including hook, wool strips, lots of Wool/Yarn and fun textures, hand drawn pattern right on your backing, and colour key and instructions.

This warm, cozy pillow looks great on a couch,or a bed.It’s a great accent pillow. 15″ by 15″

Inspirata from the Blog

Knit Night Out 

We went to the Amherst Shore Country Inn.

We got all dressed up.

We knit before dinner.

One saucy husband asked his wife if she was going to her prom.

We laughed.

We ate.

We had fun.

Knitters Night Out.

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Staff Picks…Good Books

Her Fearful Symmetry by Audrey Niffenegger

A bizarre, gothic story of identical twins and a variety of strange characters.

Recommended by Laurie

Time by Andy Goldsworthy

Magical, beguiling photographs of the natural world. Recommended by Deanne.

Let’s Eat… 

Food is often our main topic of discussion here at the studio We love to eat and we’d love to share some of our favourite recipes with you.

Below is a tasty snack recipe contributed by Mary. 

Peanut Butter Energy Bites 

1 cup rolled oats

1/2 cup peanut butter

1/4 liquid honey

1/4 cup mini chocolate chips

1/2 finely cut dates

1/4 cup copped toasted almonds

Mix together well. Let chill for 45 minutes. Roll into small bite-size balls.

The Mystery Pattern of the Month Club – You should Join Today.  

For just $34 a month you will receive a special package delivered to your door.  Inside the package is a rug hooking screen printed on linen backing, a letter from Deanne, and a little treat.  The Pattern of the Month Club is perfect for those who:

– want to make rug hooking part of their daily routine

-love surprises

-have a lot of wool but not sure what they want to hook

-love Deanne’s designs and want to collect them all!

Pattern of the Month Club just $34 (free shipping!) 

 

Online Learning

I have many online courses you can enjoy in the comfort of your own home….Get creative, have fun, and take your rug hooking to the next level…
Hooking Rugs – A great video primer for beginners, also a great refresher – I guarantee you will learn something.

Just $9.99 
Hooking People Online Video- Everything you need to know to bring people to life in your mats $24.95
Poppy Power – Includes the full content of my very popular “Poppies Pattern Book” along with video lessons 

$19.95

The Swimmers – Video instruction on hooking people on a small scale $19.95
Seasonal Floral Pillows – Video instruction on how to hook beautiful floral pillows.

$19.95
Beginning to Hook Abstract Rugs – Includes 9 videos and more $39.95
Landscape Rugs – A pdf lesson with 29 full colour pages in which I explain how I create my field rugs and natural landscapes.

$9.95
 

Five Trees Online Course – Ten lessons include colour images, written instruction and 21 videos 

$49.95 

Wild With Wool Online Course – Over 10 Mini-Lessons that include video, audio clips, photos and more.

 $99 

Hooking People –  An online lesson packed with videos, drawings, images of rugs, and much more. It covers everything you need to know about how I like to hook people. $99 

 

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