Association of Traditional Hooking Artists
NW Rug Hooking Chapter

Spring 2019


Laura Pierce Class - May 1-3, 2019

This three day class (Wed-Fri) with Laura Pierce will be held in Bend, OR.  Hours 10am to 4pm.  It is an open class to work on what you would like.   Cost is $175. Contact Linda Hendrix (, 541-382-5337) for more information or to register. 

!! CANCELLED !! Hookity Do Da, May 16 -18, 2019

Due to circumstances beyond the control of our Hookity organizers, this event is canceled for this year.

Summer 2019


Crippen Creek Farm with Lynne Howard, Jun30 - July 3

Crippen Creek Farm is hosting a workshop with Lynne Howard, beginners are welcome.  Lodging and Meals included.  Begins Sunday afternoon, departure on Wednesday after breakfast. 

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Bend Hook-In, July 20, 2019

The Bend/Redmond rug hookers are hosting a retreat from 10-3pm at the Redmond Grange, 707 SW Kalama Ave, Redmond, OR.  Vendors will be on site, lunch will be provided.  There is lots of space for you to display your latest projects!

Hooker Hill Rug Retreat, July 28-August 1, 2019

This event is held in the Sierra Nevada foothills in Oakhurst, CA.  Teachers this year are Gail Dufresne and Catherine Kelly.

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An August To Remember, August 24, 2019

The Portland Rug hooking group will once again host their hoo-in at the Juanita Pohl Senior Center, 8513 SW Tualatin Rd, Tualatin, OR.  Lunch is Provided.  Hours are 10-3pm.  Bring a completed rug to display.  Vendors will be on site!

ATHA Biennial in Denver, August 28-31

This is the national ATHA event that is held once every two years.  Each biennial is in a different location, and this year, it will be in Denver, Colorado.

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Fall 2019


Campin' Hook-In, Sept 3-6, 2019

Join Rug Hookers from around the region at Silver Falls State Park, near Silverton, OR.  It's up to you to grab a campsite.  Then it's camping combined with hooking.  What could be better?

Autumn in the Northwest - !!NEW DATE!! October 3-5, 2019

Back at the Iron Horse Ranch in Ridgefield, WA.  Put on by Janet Powers and Suzi Jones.  Great gathering for hooking and great vendors.  3 days of rug hooking fun.  Come get inspired!

Woodinville Hook-In, October 9, 2019

Festive day of hookin, fabulus rug display, vendors on site, raffles and door prizes!  Brightwater Center, 22505 State Route 9 WE, Woodinville, WA.  Hours are 10-3pm.

Fall Frolic Hook-In, October 10, 2019

The Eugene group will host all comers at the Campbell Center, Eugene, OR from 9:30-3pm

Little River Inn Rug Camp, October 28 - November 2, 2019

Held on the Mendocino Coast in Northern California at the Little River Inn.  Camp Director is Laura Pierce.  2019 teachers will be Suzan Farrens and Sara Judith.