Links to Recommended Resources

Rug Hooking Groups & Guilds

Focus on Fibre Art Association (FFAA)  All members of the Edmonton Rug Hooking Guild are automatically members of the Focus on Fibre Art Association (FFAA).  Their website provides information on workshops offered:  https://focusonfibreart.org

ATHA  Association of Traditional Hooking Artists - https://www.atharugs.com

TIGHR  The International Guild of Handhooking Rugmakers - https://tighr.net

RHGNS   The Rug Hooking Guild of Nova Scotia   https://rhgns.com

Ottawa Olde Forge Rug Hooking   https://www.ottawarughooking.com

Rug Hooking Guild of Newfoundland and Labrador    https://rhgnl.ca

Hot off the Hook Rug Hooking Group, Rocky Mountain House on Facebook


Suppliers and Vendors

Deanne Fitzpatrick (Amherst, Nova Scotia) - https://hookingrugs.com

Suzanne Wismer Studio (Calgary, Alberta) - http://www.suzannewismerstudio.com

Legacy Studio (Cochrane, Alberta) - https://legacystudio.ca

Martina Lesar Hooked Rug Studio (Terra Cotta, Ontario) - https://martinalesar.com

Loopy Wool Supply (New Brunswick) - https://www.loopysupply.com

Restoration and Repair of Hooked Rugs - Angela Possak  http://www.rughookingteacher.ca


Museums, Schools, Blogs, Newsletters and Magazines

Prairie Harvest Rug Hooking School  We are so fortunate to have the western Canadian rug hooking school located in Edmonton.  Prairie Harvest Rug Hooking School will be held October 2022 at the Providence Retreat Centre, Edmonton.  Please refer to their website for more information:  https://prairieharvestrughookingschool.wordpress.com

Hooked Rug Museum of North America (HRMNA)    https://www.hookedrugmuseumnovascotia.org

Rug Hooking Magazine    https://www.rughookingmagazine.com

Wandaworks.   https://www.wandaworks.ca/    & The Welcome Matt  https://thewelcomemat.ning.com/