Willow Creek Rug Hooking presents patterns designed by Carol Shewan, Joani Newman and by special license from Penny Lane Publishing Inc., the designs of American folk artist Tonya Crawford. We are also pleased to announce that we are now presenting designs exclusive to Willow Creek Rug Hooking by native artist AJ VanDrie, patterns from Eaton's Department Store and now the wonderful work by Barbel Smith.
Design kits include pattern printed on linen in your choice of Traditional or Primitive Linen.
Patten is on linen suitable for a #4-8 cuts, a lovely pattern in Barbel's unique style.
I fell in love with this painting and it now hangs in a special location in my house. Sails 15x22 on Traditional Linen
Barbel Smith paints the Canadian landscape in a style inspired by the Group of Seven, specifically Lawren Harris.
Patterns are produced under license granted by Barbel Smith.
Traditional Linen 14x20
A fall scene from Barbel Smith, take a walk along the path among the beautiful fall colours.
15x22 on Primitive Linen
Barbel Smith takes her inspiration from the Canadian landscape much like the Group of Seven did, her style is reminiscent of Lawren Harris.
I met Barbel on a studio tour and was immediately struck by the sweeping lines and bold colours that drew me into the paintings.
Patterns are procuded under license granted by Barbel Smith
One of the new patterns by artist Barbel Smith. Barbel gets her inspiration from the Canadian landscape and her style is reminiscent of Lawren Harris.
The pattern is 15x22 on Traditional Linen
Primitive Linen- 16x22
The latest pattern from Barbel Smith, Windwept is one of my favorites bring to mind the pines of Georgian Bay.
A stained glass pattern of loons in the bullrushes. On primitive linen but can be special ordered on traditional.
Size is 20x22
A sunny summer sunflower pattern 12x30, would make a lovely table topper or runner. The pattern is on primitive linen suitable for a #4 or wider cut.
This is also available as a kit.
The Tom Thomson patterns are available in 2 sizes
12x 14 approx. and 18x18 approx. All 3 patterns are on linen suitable for a #4 and up cut. I recommend a #4-5 for the smaller ones and a #5-6 ffor the larger.
The top picture is the West Wind, the second is The Jack Pine and the third is Summer Shore Georgian Bay.
A new pattern on primitive linen, this is from a picture of one of the tigers at the Toronto Zoo. It was fun to do it in crazy colours but would be great in the natural colours as well.