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In light of the COVID-19 Pandemic, April and May 2021 events have been edited to include only virtual gatherings. You should probably assume that in-person gatherings listed for after June 2021 may NOT be happening, but it may be worth a call or email, as weather may permit outdoor gatherings.
We hope to be able to display more VIRTUAL events and hook-ins for these COVID times. If you have a group with at least one GMRHG member, that would welcome other guild members as visitors to your local ZOOM gatherings, please let us know! firstname.lastname@example.org
The Guild Board has scheduled a few virtual workshops for late fall/winter 2021-22. See Guild Events page.
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Free for guild members, $20 for non-members
We will hold our spring member’s meeting from 10-11AM.
Kris McDermett, Rae Harrell and Gail Lapierre have agreed to each give us a short talk on how to create 3D pieces right after lunch.
Members are welcome to bring and sell personal items that may be lightly used (no percentage taken by the guild for these sales).
We will have 4 vendors on site (Winterberry Cabin, Fluff and Peachy Bean, Green Mountain Hooked Rugs and Rae Harrell) Show and Tell during afternoon!Find out more »
Save the Date! Due to last year's big success, the Guild will be hosting another hook-in in Brattleboro in June.
Come for the Strolling of the Heifers on Saturday and stay for a Guild Hook In on Sunday!
Needle-felting – Pictorial and 3-D Talk and Workshop by Carolyn WebFind out more »
The Guild's Summer Hook-in is moving back to the Holiday Inn, Rutland, VT. The hook-in cost is $40/day for members and includes lunch. Register! About our speakers: Friday: Peg Irish will explore several ways to make 3-D birds using rug hooking and needle felting techniques. She will talk about how to create a bird pattern; how to combine rug hooking and felting, and how to bring your birds to life. Saturday: Molly Colegrove is our Saturday speaker. Molly is well…Find out more »
Saturday, October 15, 2016 Blue Ribbon Pavilion Building Champlain Valley Exposition, Essex Junction, VT Rug Check-in: 9:00am - 12:00pm Networking and social: 9:00am - 10:00am Guild Business Meeting: 10:30am Lunch break: 12:00pm - 1:00pm Afternoon hooking: 1:00pm - 3:00pm There is no registration fee for the Fall Guild Meeting. Coffee and tea will be provided. Members are encouraged to bring their own lunch and a morning or afternoon snack to share. We look forward to seeing you there! Go to Guild Events page…Find out more »
For more info: Rug Raffle Rug School Workshops Vendors Featured Artists Visiting Burlington Rug check in is on Saturday October 15 9 am-12 pm at the Expo Center. Please pre register your rugs, up to three, plus one 3D piece using the rug registration form. The $10 fee is paid at registration. The GMRHG Membership Meeting is also Saturday October 15 at 10:30 am at the Essex Exposition Center. Please join us for the Opening Reception for Hooked in the…Find out more »
Join us as we celebrate the Featured Artists at the Grand Opening of Hooked in the Mountains XVIII! Enjoy great food and beverages while previewing the Show and visiting with our three featured artists. Tuesday, October 18th 6:00pm - 8:00pm Blue Ribbon Pavilion, Champlain Valley Exposition Essex Junction, VT 05452 Don't miss it! Tickets may be purchased at the door. To purchase tickets in advance, click here to go to the Guild Events page which is a 'window' into our Wild…Find out more »
Our Spring Meeting will be in this charming Grange Hall. It has many big windows so we will have great natural light. We will have our meeting from 10:30 to 11:30. The event is free to guild members ($20 for nonmembers). Please register for the meeting on our website so we can set things up well for you. Bring your own lunch. We will provide hot water, tea and coffee and any goodies you contribute. There will be a table for…Find out more »
Summer hook-in: Saturday, July 29- at the Rutland Holiday Inn (same place as last year) (http://www.hivermont.com/ ; 800-462-4810). We’ve arranged for a good rate should you choose to spend the night. The hall will be open for hooking Friday night if you come early. The vendors will be in the room with us this time (Green Mountain Hooked Rugs, Mary lee O’Connor, and Nancy Jewett). Our speakers will be Amy Tatro talking about Mexican hooking artists she has met and…Find out more »
Fall Hook-in and Meeting - November 4-5 Register -- As of 10/17/17, this event is sold out! Email Jennifer Davey to be added to Wait List. Wouldn't it be fun to spend two days with new and old friends doing what we love-rug hooking! Since we will not be having a show this year we are planning a two-day hook-in at the Sunset Ballroom atop the Comfort Suites in South Burlington. Rooms are set aside for the event (see…Find out more »
Tinmouth Community Center This is a Guild Event, but there is no need to register Bring something to share, if you wish, and your own lunch. Coffee and tea provided.Find out more »
The speaker for April 28 is Eve Jacobs-Carnahan (https://www.evejacobs-carnahan.com/Welcome.html) who makes wonderful knitted sculptures. Bring a lunch and maybe something to share! Please register, so we can be sure to have chairs and name tags for all!Find out more »
Save the dates: The GMRHG summer hook-in will be held July 21-22 at the Holiday Inn In Rutland, Vt. See more information here! Register here!Find out more »
A Hooked and Fiber Arts Exhibition of the Green Mountain Rug Hooking Guild Featured Artists Anne Cox and Kris McDermet Vendors, Workshops, Daily Hook-ins, SpeakersFind out more »
The Spring Meeting and Hook In will be held at the Capital City Grange again on April 27th from 10-3. This is open to the public, so feel free to bring a friend. There is no cost for members, non-members will pay a $20 fee. Tea cup auction -- bring things to be auctioned off. At least one vendor will attend: Mary Lee O’Connor Bring snack to share and your lunch. Volunteers are needed! Please fill in this form, or…Find out more »
Lake Morey Resort, Fairlee, VT Come on Friday if you like; The hook in itself will be Saturday and Sunday. More details will be posted here as they become available!Find out more »
SAVE the DATES! Come on Friday if you like; the Hook in is Saturday and Sunday. Stoweflake Resort in Stowe, VT More details will be posted here as they become available.Find out more »
Our Spring Hook-In, scheduled for April 25, 2020 has been cancelled, but REPLACED by a Virtual Hook In and Show and Tell using the web conferencing platform Zoom. From 10:00 to noon on Saturday April 25, members will be able to log into a Zoom meeting, sit in the comfort of their own homes, and see other members as they share recently finished projects, or their current project. Sharon O'Neill will moderate the session and call on members to share…Find out more »
We hope to see many of you at our Summer Meeting on Zoom. An email will go out to members, with link to RSVP. After you RSVP, you'll get an email with the Zoom meeting information. NOTE: The location for this meeting is a computer wherever you are! It is NOT at the church in Randolph, VT. I used the Randolph church as the venue to stick a pin in the middle of Vermont! Otherwise, with no venue specified,…Find out more »
We won't be gathering for Hooked in the Mountains XX this October, but we WILL gather on October 7 at 7 pm. to celebrate our Raffle winners, and each other. Provide your own refreshments -- Dress up if you like -- and join us from an internet device near you! Registration will be required to get the ZOOM meeting link - and it will open October 1. Note: I used the church in Randolph,VT as a location so the…Find out more »
Members only and you must pre-register by emailing Jenn Davey!Find out more »
Members only and you must pre-register by emailing Jenn DaveyFind out more »
Members only and you must pre-register by emailing Jenn Davey.Find out more »
Theme: 20-20 Re-Vision! Our 20th show in the year will now be in 2022 The board met April 15, 2020 and concluded we could not host a show in 2020 due to the Covid-19 pandemic. We will be meeting again to plan for a RE-VISIONED show in 2022. Watch this site for more details as they are developed. Meanwhile, we're working on plans for other events in 2021.Find out more »
Our Hooked in the Mountains 2020 will be a virtual show - a website you can explore as often as you like -- once we launch the site mid-November. 58 members submitted 93 rugs plug two featured artists (also members!) have about 40 rugs between them. Each rug has a page, some with stories of the origin of the rugs, many with photos and bios of the rug artists, and some with videos! The show, once it opens, will remain…Find out more »
The board will meet January 16 at 11:00 in preparation for our Membership meeting on the 23rd.Find out more »
10:00 am on January 23, 2021 on an internet device near you! Zoom meeting link will be sent to you when you register for the meeting here: https://gmrhg.org/events/ Agenda for this meeting, as well as minutes from past meetings are here: https://gmrhg.org/board-documents/ We hope to see you for this meeting, where we'll discuss ideas for the next rug show (or shows?)Find out more »
The board met on February 13th and decided to go forwards with quarterly virtual hook-ins until we can have face-to-face events. The first quarterly hook in will be Saturday, April 17, 2021 from 1-3pm. Door prizes included. Another will be held in July with date and time to be determined. This will be a members only event, and registration will be required to get the Zoom meeting link. Go to Guild Events page for registration.Find out more »
Saturday, May 8th from 10:30 am until noon via zoom Free for members/$5.00 for non-members Anne-Marie Littenberg will talk about how to incorporate taking photographs into your rug hooking practice. Your pictures can be taken with whatever device you have at hand such as a telephone, tablet, point and shoot, or fancy rig. Anne-Marie will talk about three different aspects of using a camera: 1) inspiration. 2) to help in the design and evaluation of a new rug. 3) to…Find out more »