Rug Braiding – Mini Wreath Ornament with Karen Duncklee

Thursday afternoon mini-workshop

Skill Level

All levels. Hand sewing experience is helpful.

Class Length

2 hours

Class Description

We will create a braided ornament!   You will learn the basic rug braiding technique using new 100% wool.  The finished ornament will be about 4” in diameter, ready to hang in your home in any season.   The ornaments also make nice gifts for teachers and friends.

Instructor Biography

I have been making rugs – hooked and braided for 12 years.  I have a studio at my home in Ocala, Florida where I enjoy teaching rug hooking and braiding.  Spinning and weaving take up the rest of my time! The Greenway Fiber Arts Society in Ocala  meets at my home several times a year to share ideas, encourage each other, and promote the fiber arts.  Visit my website for more information.

Fees

Registration: $10

Materials: $5 for wool for 2 ornaments — one to make in class and one to make at home!

Materials Fees are not collected as part of registration.  They are paid directly to the instructor at the beginning of class.

Students to Bring

  • Basic sewing supplies
  • Scissors
  • Needle
  • Thread
  • Needle nose pliers
  • Safety Pins