Britta with Love

This is my “grand dog”, Britta.  I loved hooking this.  If you want a color plan for your pet, send me a color OR preferably, black and white photo.  It’s helpful to be a closeup. Head portraits are good, although full body works too.I will color it, get your approval, and send you a full size poster for a fee of $50. If you want me to transfer the image onto linen, it’s an extra $40.  This process takes about 3 weeks.

Call or email me, Sharon  sharons083@gmail.com



Italy !

19″ x 26″ new pattern…my version of an Italian village parking



APRIL 16, 2016 CREATIVE JUICES gathering day focuses on recycled stuff to make any sort of bag. I will have models, you make the stuff. Bring recycleables or dig into my stash (small fees). The bags below were created as a roll-up knitting needle pouch; a pin keep, (house), a blank book cover; a hooker’s zip pouch; a felting pouch; and a punch needle fold-over. The one on the lower right as made from a very small hooked rug found at a flea market. I kept this intact and included the maker’s label.
COME and have fun. FREE! At the Studio of Sharon A. Smith,
Walnut Creek, California, (East Bay area)..email me at sharons083@gmail.com. Limited size group.
9:00 to 1:00. Bring your own snacks.

“The Couple”

19″ x 27″, new pattern, done with wool, silk, ribbon, yarn, on linen.  Hooked with love…couple 300p

35″ diameter new design, hooked in 8-cut.  Great for any floor or wall.  This was difficult to draw.  If anyone knows how to draw a perfect 35″ DIAMETER CIRCLE, PLEASE LET ME KNOW. And this also calls for a 33-1/8″ circle within the circle.  After it’s been hooked, I’m looking for tech help in re-drawing it. Still, it’s available on my web site. http://www.offthehookwoolrugs.com

Clowning Around

In this new rug, 18″ x 20″, I’ve used many different fibers to create an interpretation of a Van Gogh work.  I’m teaching a 2-day class on it at my studio in Walnut Creek on FEBRUARY 14-15.  9 am to 4pm  $70 total/bring your own lunch! Call if you are interested, Two spots left. 925-22-1732 Call or email for more details.

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