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With Gail Dufresne











DATE:                     April  2018 -  Wed. April 25th,  Thurs. April 26th,   Friday April 27th     9:30am – 4:00pm


LOCATION:           Hooked Rug Museum of North America (HRMNA)

                              9849 St. Margaret’s Bay Road, Hwy 3, Queensland, NS B0J 1T0    902-858-3060



TEACHER:               Gail Dufresne is past President of “Association of Traditional Hooking Artists” (ATHA) and is the   International Rug Hooking Artist of the Year (2018) at the Hooked Rug Museum of North American. Gail is a certified McGown rug hooking artist from Lambertville, New Jersey, where she teaches, dyes, and designs in her home studio. She travels to workshops and rug schools throughout the U.S. and Canada, teaching her unique, colorful techniques. Gail uses unusual and non-traditional materials in her rugs.  She is a frequent contributor to Rug Hooking magazine.  Visit her website at:


REGISTRATION:    Click here for the Registration Form

                                Class limited to 15 rug hookers.

                                Print registration form and mail with your payment to the

                                 REGISTRAR:       Patsy Gorveatte,

                                                                8252 St. Margaret’s Bay Rd.,

                                                                Black Point,  NS   B0J 1B0

                                Confirmation of registration upon receipt of registration form and payment.


Total registration fee $150.00, includes registration for three days, Lunches and  tea, coffee, muffins throughout the day.   Doesn’t include cost of kit.  Refer below.


A deposit of $50.00 is payable with registration. The balance of $100.00 is payable by April 2, 2018.  We accept post dated cheques for the balance owing. Total registration fee of $150.00 can be paid with registration.



REFUNDS:              No later than April 2, 2018   No refunds after April 2, 2018.

                                 The $50.00 deposit is non-refundable, balance of $100.00 is refundable up to April 2, 2018


KITS:                       The kit may be similar to above photos and may be a sunflower or a fish.

Complete Kits will be provided by the teacher – Gail Dufresne.  Price of the kit will be an additional $125.00 payable directly to Gail in Cdn CASH only.   Bring a proddy hook if you have one.


**Any questions, please call Sherry Chandler @ 902-275-4743 or email