Sunday, December 21, 2014
A couple of years ago I was travelling in Nova Scotia and purchased a 'Harem' rug hooking kit designed by Christine Little at Encompassing Designs in Mahone Bay. The finished size is 36x18 and it would take hours & hours, days & days, weeks & weeks, months & months to finish. Was I up for the task???!! no.
So I asked my talented sister if she would consider a trade. A big 'Bubble Tree' painting in her choice of colours in trade for her rug hooking labour. Thankfully she said yes. Here are the results. I absolutely love my hooked rug and am so thankful I have a sister who is WAY more patient than me.
The painting is hanging in her living room. I have to figure out how to finish 'The Harem' and when I do it will hang on a big wall in my living room with other interesting stuff I've collected. Hopefully I can post a photo of that soon - well soonish, well within the next year let's say.