Wooly Wisdom Rug Hooking Workshops May and September 2017
Spring Workshop: May 2nd through 5th
Where: Vivilore Art Gallery and Restaurant
10815 e. Winner Road, Independence,
MO. 64052 Englewood Arts District
$225.00 - Lunch Included
Schedule: 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Accommodations : Students are
responsible for making their own arrangements for lodging
and dinners. Breakfast snacks, lunch and refreshments will
be provided by Vivilore's excellent restaurant.
Fall Workshop: September 17th through September 22nd, 2017
Where: Unity Village Hotel and Conference Center
1901 N.W. Blue Parkway, Unity Village, MO 64065-0001
Arrive Sunday, September 17th, by 3:00 p.m. for check-in,
dinner, and orientation. Hooking classes are Monday through
Thursday, 9:00-12:00 / 1:00-3:00. Mini classes will be
available after class hours. The class room will be open for
your convenience until 10:00 PM Monday through Thursday.
Friday morning, September 22nd, by 11:00 a.m.
The Unity Village Hotel and Conference Center guest rooms
include plush queen-sized beds, fine linens, flat-screen TVs,
refrigerators, granite accented bathrooms and free Wi-Fi
access in every room.
Those who stay in the Unity Village Hotel
will enjoy a Continental breakfast, which
includes hot/cold cereals, hard cooked eggs, fruit, Danish, juices, yogurt, bagels, muffins, and breakfast burritos.
All attendees will enjoy one dinner, Sunday evening,
and four lunches at the Unity food pavilion. Every
meal features at least one entré, side dishes, soup and
salad bar, and dessert bar. Vegetarian options are
available for every meal.
There is also a Starbucks
located in the Unity Village
Visitors Center a short
distance from the hotel.
Wisdom Workshop Instructers
Victoria Hart Ingalls
Victoria does double duty as both director and teacher of WOOLLY WISDOM WORKSHOP. With thirty years of experience, she encourages students to bring detail to their work by understanding the art lessons applicable to each project. Comfortable with both fine shading and wide cut,she enjoys inspiring her students to learn. Victoria has a degree in Fine Art and has worked as a portrait painter. She has written for Rug Hooking Magazine and her work has been featured in Celebrations. She welcomes students at all levels of experience for a fun filled informative class.
What could be more wonderful than
to welcome Kathy back to the Woolly Wisdom Workshop ? As a renowned teacher and designer of wide-cut pieces, several of which have been featured in
magazines and books, she inspires students of all levels to create their own
works of art. With a degree in Art Education and thirty years of Rug Hooking experience,
Kathy’s skills at color planning and custom designing are unsurpassed. Her patterns, kits, and
beautifully dyed wools are available through her business, Oak Ridge Cottage
Rugs (WWW.oakridgecottagerugs.com) This is a class not to be missed.
Carol is a certified McGown teacher and is the owner of Prairie Craft House Designs. She has been featured in News and Views, Rug Hooking Magazine, Association of Traditional Rug Hooking Artists and Celebrations. She has additionally received a first place ribbon at a P.K. McGown National Exhibit and was honored to receive a Gold Medal from the Norwegian American Museum. Carol teaches all aspects of Rug Hooking, including animals, pictorials, Orientals, faces and wide cut. Carol will also design individual requests. She teaches at various rug schools throughout the country. No limit to class size.
Kathy Meentemeyer is a certified McGown teacher from St. Louis Missouri. She teaches at workshops across the country, as well as in her home studio. She specializes in color planning and is known for her original hand dyed wools. She also carries Dream Catcher Designs. She loves helping students to express their own originality through their rug art.