Welcome to Deanne Fitzpatrick Rug Hooking Studio!
New Online Course with Deanne
We hope to have the course ready in the coming week but once you purchase it you can use it anytime, even next fall!
Hooking Painterly An Online Class with Deanne Fitzpatrick
The course will come as one big lesson or workshop that you can keep forever and work on anytime you like. In this class I will show you eve...
In this lesson you will learn the whole process of how Deanne frames her work from start to finish. With an emphasis on framing in a contemporary style, this tutorial includes three video lessons, numerous pictures and written instructions on how to mount a rug in a custom frame. It will also teach you about planning for framing and finishing fo...
In this 29 page full colour lesson I explain how I create my field rugs and natural landscapes. This lesson will lead you through all the important elements of designing and hooking field rugs that are creative and inspiring, and richly tectured. It is like your own private little magazine on hooking texture in landscapes. It includes two tree p...
Hooking Rugs with Deanne Fitzpatrick
In this brand new hour long video I show you how I hook rugs with texture and liveliness. In it we focus on creating a rug called Poppies on the edge of Town from start to finish. It includes lessons on hooking skies, back hills, the sea, rocks, houses, poppies, leaves and foreground fields. It is suitab...
This 29 page lesson includes three patterns for your personal use, and 29 colour images as well as many of Deanne's illustrations. This instructional guide will enhance your ability to design and hook rugs with houses in them.
Learn all about the basics of rug hooking in this two hour workshop. This course is for those who have never tried rug hooking before, or those who need a refresher. All of the materials and tools of this craft will be explained and demonstrated and you will be guided through the beginning stages of starting your project. There is no charge for ...
Join Deanne in her year of celebration!
April 22nd from 1-4 for a workshop in the studio.
You will receive Deanne's newest pattern Planting Geraniums, wool textures are included to hook the geraniums with, instruction with Deanne and of course our famous oatcakes with tea or coffee.
Sign up today space is limited.
non-refundable or transf...
This online course includes 2 pdf patterns and a page with tips that you can download and print, again and again. Instruction is given on how to transfer the downloaded patterns onto your backing material. There are 3 videos totalling more than 25 minutes showing you exactly how I hook these bathing beauties and the water around them. Lots of t...
There is a single tree on the way to Parrsboro that always captures my attention. It's often that way isn't it? Often there is some landmark on a familiar drive that we wait for as the landscape whizzes by us. We see it, it captures our imagination, soothes us on our way.
That single tree high up on a blueberry field has inspired many rugs for ...
Passing On The Tradition: Mother/Daughter Hooking
Your “Mother and Daughter Rug Hooking Experience” begins as you walk through the Studio doors. You’ll be awed by the many colours and textures that line the shelves, and you are encouraged to touch and feel all the materials.
Would you like a cup of tea or coffee? No visit to Deanne’s Studio woul...
I am so excited to offer you this course. This online course blends the many elements of rug hooking that I have used for so long. I love the spirit of friendship found in this rug, the joy in the colours, and the freedom of movement. I look forward to showing you step by step in this comprehensive course how to create this rug.... DeanneThis in...
In these five lessons with Deanne we will look closely at the fundamentals of hooking and designing abstract hooked rugs. Filled with instructional videos this workshop tutorial will lead you through everything you need to know about this interesting and creative approach to rug hooking. The course includes 9 videos and over 50 full colour image...
This package includes:
1/2 yard skin tone wool
8 swatches of skin tone wool
8 colourful swatches for clothing
2 swatches of off white for collars and details
2 swatches of black for outlining
4 mini skeins of pure wool - wool/yarn for clothing
3 handfuls of hair coloured fleece
Fancy yarns with a little metallic for clothing /jewelry details
This two hour lesson with Deanne Fitzpatrick will teach you everything you need to know about hooking inspiring people rugs.
Professionally Filmed by Catherine Bussiere it is beautiful, entertaining and rich with story. Approximately 2 hours of video.
It includes lessons on :
Hooking Small People
Hooking People in Groups
This package includes: 1/2 yard skin tone wool 12 swatches assorted skin tone wool 10 colourful swatches for clothing 2 swatches white for collars and details 2 swatches of black for outlining 4 mini skeins of pure wool Wool/Yarn for clothing 3 handfuls of hair coloured fleece 1 packet of fancy Wool/Yarns with a little metallic for clothing /je...
This tutorial will lead you through the process of creating a seasonal pillow for your home using wool cloth and yarn together. It includes detailed instructions, tips, ideas and five videos that teach you the process set by step.
I am excited to bring you the next level of the Wild With Wool Course series: Wild With Style. In this course we are going to explore the nature of style in rug hooking and consider how do you develop your own recognizable style.
Style is iconic. Style revolutionizes the way we see things. Style is easy to see.
But style is hard to define in ou...
In Wild with Wool I really try to show the way I hook. This course is loaded with videos that show you the inside story of how I create my rugs, how I approach materials and experiment with them. It is a great course for anyone who wants to discover the possibilities of rug hooking and get creative with their projects. It is a course that will h...
1 yard of Linen and 1 yard of Primitive backing plus a free Sharpie to get your creative ideas on canvas.
This package includes: 3/4 yard skin tone wool 5 swatches assorted skin tone wool 1 mini skein of pure wool Wool/Yarn 3 hanks of hair coloured fleece 3 11 by 17 " approx paper patterns 1 set of templates for a man, a wonman, a female child, a male child 1 piece of tracing tulle to copy pattern to your own backing We also suggest you order th...
Studio Hours are 9 am to 5 pm, Monday to Saturday Year Round We are located at 33 Church Street, Amherst,Nova Scotia, Canada, B4H 3A7 Map We are in the heart of the downtown. 1-800-328-7756 or 902-667-0560 Local Accommodations
With in a five minute walking distance of the studio:
The Apothic Inn, newly opened on Victoria Street, a...
Tiny LandscapeUsing Texture to Create Small Works of ArtA Rug Hooking Workshop with Deanne FitzpatrickTuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, October 10, 11, 12, 2017
$495.00 cnd. plus HST is the full cost of the workshop$100.00 cnd. deposit to reserve your seat today call 1-800-328-7756 Each tiny landscape I make takes me somewhere different. In on...
"Creativity and Rug hooking is a beautiful blend and it is the basis of all the workshops at my studio.We learn by doing, and experiencing, by sharing ideas in a supportive and fun environment. My goal is to offer you a playground of ideas, and a rich creative experience in a joyful studio environment"
People enjoy the workshops at the st...
Drop by and have some tea and homemade oatcakes. Visit the studio year round at 33 Church Street, Amherst , Nova Scotia Canada from 9am to 5pm. We can teach you hook to hook rugs anytime in five minutes!