Prodded Hooking For a Three-Dimensional Effect by Gene Shepherd, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Prodded Hooking For a Three-Dimensional Effect

Prodded Hooking For a Three-Dimensional Effect

by Gene Shepherd
     
 

Uncover the history and background of traditional proddy Offers techniques for different prodding methods and describes other forms of three-dimensional rug hooking Step-by-step instructions and templates to create realistic-shaped proddy flower petals plus includes a special table-runner project, full-size pattern insert, and instructional DVD

Three-dimensional

Overview

Uncover the history and background of traditional proddy Offers techniques for different prodding methods and describes other forms of three-dimensional rug hooking Step-by-step instructions and templates to create realistic-shaped proddy flower petals plus includes a special table-runner project, full-size pattern insert, and instructional DVD

Three-dimensional rug hooking is gaining momentum in the fiber arts field as a way of accessorizing traditional work. Gene Shepherd gives a comprehensive look at the origin of prodded rugs and gives step-by-step instructions to achieve the look of realistic flowers and leaves. Beginning with the background of traditional prodded hooking and methods to do it, he covers realistic-shaped proddy flowers, molded hooking, decorative knots, and backgrounds that appear three-dimensional. Learn how to use pancake-dyed wools and alternate loop (beaded) techniques. Includes an instructional DVD.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781881982616
Publisher:
Stackpole Magazines
Publication date:
10/08/2008
Pages:
94
Product dimensions:
7.90(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.30(d)

Meet the Author

Gene Shepherd is well known in the rug hooking world as a teacher, blogger, designer, and author. He is director of Cambria Pines Rug Camp and is a frequent contributor to Rug Hooking magazine. He teaches and blogs from his home studio in Anaheim, California.

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