The Secrets of Color in Hand-Hooked Rugs Your Complete Guide to Selecting and Using Color

By Betty Krull & Susan Huxley

This book is an indispensable tool for planning and designing hand-hooked rugs!


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A pattern or an original design has been chosen and transferred to backing material, and you’re all set to begin a new project. But, what colors do you use together? Color selection is one of the hardest decisions to make when planning the rug. It’s the most crucial part of making the finished product look fantastic or just so-so. The Secrets of Color in Hand-Hooked Rugs will explain color theory and help you take the guesswork out of color planning your rug.

Take the uncertainty out of the process as Betty Krull leads you step-by-step through the fundamental stages needed to understand and color plan a rug. The book explains everything you need to know about the classification and composition of color, including the use of color harmonies. Study dozens of beautiful images to see how the use of different colors can greatly influence the final outcome of the same design. Learn to analyze colors and identify their properties.

Novice as well as experienced rug hookers will love The Secrets of Color in Hand-Hooked Rugs brought to you by Rug Hooking magazine. All the information you need is here at your fingertips.

Category: Genre: Crafts & Hobbies, Non-Fiction sku: 9781881982395

Additional information

Weight 10.75 oz
Dimensions 11 × 8.25 × .5 in