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A History of British Rag Rugs By Karen Griffiths
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There are two traditional methods recognised in Britain for making rugs from waste fabric and hessian, hooky and proddy. Proddy has many different names but produces a shaggy pile most suited to... More > abstract designs while hooky results in a smooth surface and is often used for pictorial designs. The techniques are well-known but their origins in Britain are unclear and there are few published accounts. The following paper explores new thinking about the origins and history of this little known craft.< Less
A Study of Early American Rag Rug Collectors By Karen Griffiths
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By identifying rag rugs as unique representations of ‘Americanness’ collectors sought to attach a symbolic meaning to their rugs. A meaning which taps deep into people’s feelings... More > for themselves and their country and of course enhances the monetary value attached to the artefacts concerned. An examination of the history of collecting these rugs reveals the changing nature of the symbolism attached to them. These changes reflect the greater social changes that took place as the United States and Canada emerged as nation states during the 19th and early 20th century.< Less
PolyPolyphemus By Deb Todd Wheeler
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This catalog contains documentation of the work of Deb Todd Wheeler's project PolyPolyphemus in the exhibit, EXCHANGE at the ICA at MeCA in Portland Maine January-April 2010.
The Wool Palette By April DeConick
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A complete step-by-step guide to Palette Dyeing. Instructions provided, introducing you to color and mixing dyes so that you are able to create your own signature palette of wool. All 67 colors are... More > related kinship wools since they are all created from three 'primary' color formulas which you are taught to develop and mix. The REVISED EDITION includes Starter Palette Recipes.< Less
Wool Snapshots By April DeConick
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This is a step-by-step guide for rug hookers who wish to create miniature wool portraits from snapshots. Chapters include color essentials, organization of materials, photo preparation, design... More > transfer, crafting the piece, and a snapshot gallery of miniatures created by April DeConick.< Less
Suck It Up! - Gay Erotica By Rusty Saber, Dominick Cummings
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In SUCK IT UP, four guys experience the intensity of male-on-male action for the first time…and now they’re hooked! HIS DAD IS NOW MINE- After being dumped by who he thought was his... More > dream boyfriend, Vince is shocked to find out that his ex’s ruggedly handsome dad may just be a little bi-curious. But can he go there with his ex’s FATHER? MASTER MEE- A professional Asian dominant master puts a big muscular Caucasian guy in his place…in more ways than one! UP MY KILT- A sexy well-built African American photojournalist is less than enthusiastic to cover a local Scottish festival for the newspaper…that is until he finds a masculine, red headed Scot who isn’t wearing anything under his kilt and has a furry ass just begging to be taken. JUST A TRIM & A BLOW DRY- A chance encounter with a smooth, beautifully handsome Islander hairdresser leads a man to consider that his wife isn’t the only option…for backdoor fun.< Less