Saturday, February 02, 2013

Sauder Village: 17th Annual Rug Hooking Week

Deadline: July 31, 2013 (ONLINE) or (RECEIVE)

17th Annual Rug Hooking Week 2013
Sauder Village

Archbold, Ohio
Exhibit: August 14 – August 17, 2013


Everyone is invited to submit rugs in the Main Exhibit.

Entry Requirements... (truncated)

  1. All rugs must have a permanent identification label on the back.
  2. Rugs must be fashioned primarily by creating loops on a foundation backing and must be primarily of wool strips - except for the Mixed Media category.
  3. Rugs that are primarily hooked and incorporate embellishments (buttons, ribbons, trim, yarn, other fabrics, etc.) are welcome.
  4. Pieces primarily created by using other techniques and materials are welcomed to be registered in the "Mixed Media" category – please refer to the specifications above.
  5. Rugs must be complete with binding or "appropriate finish".
  6. "Latch-hook" and "locker-hook" rugs are not candidates for this exhibit.

Category: Each item can be registered only under one category:

* If the design is an adaptation, "adaptation" should be written next to the design name and registered in the category best fitting for the design.
  • "Celebration Rugs XXIII (Celebrations Winners)"
  • Originals* (designed & hooked by the same person)
  • People / Places / Pictorials*
  • Animals / Birds / Insects*
  • Orientals / Crewel / Geometric*
  • Fruit / Floral*
  • Mixed Media*... See updated explanation...
  • Sauder Village 2013 "Fashion Statement" Challenge

Visit website for details and registration form:

Sauder Village
22611 St. Rt. 2
Archbold, Ohio 43502