Punch Needle Rug Hooking Techniques and Designs
Punch Needle Rug Hooking
By Amy Oxford
With Photography by Cynthia McAdoo
Learn to make beautiful punch needle hooked rugs with veteran instructor Amy Oxford. A complete "how to" photo essay walks you through every stage of rug making. Never dry, Oxford entertains as she teaches. A question and answer section, fascinating interviews with professional punch needle rug hookers, a look into the origins of the punch needle technique, and exciting photographs of work from some of the field's most innovative and inspired craftspeople make this book a must for any textile lover. A gallery of more than 140 rugs, pillows, chair pads, and stair runners shown in full color will inspire your original designs.
Schiffer Publishing, 2007
424 color photos, 37 black and white illustrations
160 pages; Soft cover; Size 8 1/2" x 11"