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Kris McDermet

original rugs and wall hangings combining hooking and braiding






Recommended Links

Here are a number of important links that relate rug hooking and braiding. Enjoy!


Braid A Rug, Pam Rowen:

Braiding classes and suppliesBrattleboro-West Arts:

Delsie Hoyt-Artful Rug Braiding:

Donna McKeever-Rug Braiding INK:

Fletcher Farm:

Green Mountain Rug Hooking Guild (GMRHG):

Green Mountain Rug School, Inc.:

Heavens to Betsy-wool-

Hooked Treasures-Hooked Rug Designs by Cherylyn Brubaker:

Janet Carruth Rug School:

Janet Connor- teacher, supplies, and custom designed patterns:

Jill Temple- rug braiding instruction:

Loretta Zvarick (great wool): to request online samples

Maine Hooked Rugs-Ken Carpenter- hooking supplies, patterns, online store, and classes

Nancy D. Jewett-hand dyed wool and patterns:

Nancy Young-Rug Braiding Camps:

Nola Heidbreder-Instructor, hooking supplies, patterns:

Rocky Mountain Rug Braiding Guild:

Rug braiders Database-send email to Dianne Tobias at:


Valley Forge Rug Braiding Guild
May Braid in 2010

Wanda Works- Find information about the social
networking sites The Welcome Mat and My Front Porch, Wandaworks
Blog, and more

Family and Friends = Fiber artist and friend, Karen = Lighting designer and brother, Tim = Sister in Law, Robin Mathiesen

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"rugs that combine unique shapes with hooking and braiding"