Reunion Schedule - 2022


Monday, May 23

9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Open house at The Oxford Rug Hooking School
Cornwall, Vermont. Tour the school, visit the newly renovated dye room, see new rugs, and do some shopping. Coffee, tea and snacks served all day.

 

All the events below will take place at Basin Harbor, a scenic one-hour drive from the rug school
 4:00 - 5:00 pm 

Check into personal rooms at Basin Harbor

5:30 - 7:00 pm 

Welcome dinner at The Red Mill Deck

8:00-9:00 pm 

Auction to support the Jackie Towell Scholarship

Tuesday, May 24

 7:00 – 9:00 am Breakfast
9:00 – 9:15 am

Welcome from Amy Oxford and Judith Hotchkiss, Chair of OPNIG

9:15 – 11:30 am

Keynote address and workshop with Oxford Certified Instructor Ingrid Hieronimus of Ragg Tyme Studio

12:00 – 1:00 pm

Lunch

1:00 – 2:30 pm

Ingrid Hieronimus workshop (continued)

2:30 – 2:45 pm

Health break

2:45 – 4:00 pm

Ingrid Hieronimus workshop (continued)

4:00 – 5:30 pm

"Free" time to visit, punch, and explore

5:30 – 7:00 pm Dinner
7:00 - 8:00 pm

Presentation by Celia Oliver: Hooked Rugs in the American Home

 

Wednesday, May 25

7:00 – 9:00 am Breakfast
8:00 - 9:00 am Optional working breakfast tutorial. Part 1: Create an Instagram page
 9:00 – 11:30 am

Color Planning Workshop with Nancy Jewett

12:00 – 1:00 pm

Lunch

1:00 – 2:30 pm

Color Planning Workshop with Nancy Jewett (continued)

2:30 – 2:45 pm

Health Break

2:45 – 4:00 pm

Color Planning Workshop with Nancy Jewett (continued)

4:00 - 5:30 pm

Optional tour boat cruise on Lake Champlain Or “Free” time to visit, punch and explore.

5:30 – 7:00 pm

Dinner

7:00 - 8:00 pm

Informal show of our rugs

7:00 – 9:00 pm

Panel discussion - “Where do we go from here?” Focusing on how we would like to move forward with Teacher Certification, Advanced Teacher Certification, online classes, and online Teacher Certification. (Panelists to be announced.)

 

Thursday May 26 

 7:00 - 9:00 am Breakfast
8:00 - 9:00 am

Optional working breakfast tutorial. Part 2: How to get the most out of Instagram

9:00 – 10:00 am

Presentation on Advanced Teacher Certification featuring a display of homework samples made by Advanced Instructors

10:00 – 10:30 am

Check out of personal rooms at Basin Harbor

10:30 – Noon

Annual Meeting of the Oxford Punch Needle Instructors Guild (for paid-up members of the Guild; instructors not members of the Guild have free time). Join the Guild.

Noon Group photos and farewells

Schedule subject to slight changes

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