California’s First Chapter of ATHA
(Association of Traditional Hooking Artist)
TRINITY EPISCOPAL CHURCH
419 S 4th STREET
The purpose of California’s First Chapter of ATHA shall be to develop and promote interest in rug hooking, to maintain the highest standards by taking classes, sharing information and aspiring to better our personal abilities, and to sponsor rug exhibits and events to educate others.
Our meetings are in bold type. This year we have added some rug camps we like, rug camps are in regular type.
|January 20||Happy New Year! Open Hooking Day. Yearly dues -$15-to Treva.|
|February 16||Jubilee! Celebrating Doris Thompson’s 100th birthday (Feb. 22) with congratulations, cards, and pie.|
|Dye demonstration by Carol Brandon & Angie Teal. Wool bingo.
*Pebble Creek Hook In, March 3 Goodyear, Arizona Judy Atkinson has information
Puget Sound Rug Hooking https://pugetsoundrugschool.wordpress.com
|Open hooking at Trinity or Orange Coast Classics Hook In
Friends by the Sea, Rockaway, Oregon www.friendsbythesea.com
Sharon Smith workshop at Bodega Bay www.offthehookwoolrugs.com
|May 19||Gene Shepherd will be demonstrating proddy and bringing his wool for our delectation.
|Auction “One woman’s trash is another woman’s treasure.” Donate your gently used items to benefit our chapter.
*Cambria Pines Rug Camp http://www.geneshepherd.com
|Christmas in July Marianne Jones will demonstrate Christmas feather trees. Let her know if you would like a kit. Bring your Christmas rugs for show and tell.
*Hooker Hill Rug Retreat www.woolpoppies.com
*Prairie Rose email@example.com
*Sauder Village saudervillage.org
|Judy and Jane will demonstrate hooking stars, pointy things, and special stitches. Final planning for our Harvest Hook In next month.
|October 20||Harvest Hook In|
|November 17||Carla Fortney is coming to teach us how to use plaid and textures, and will bring her beautiful wool. We’ll review our Harvest Hook In too.|
2017-2019 EXECUTIVE BOARD
PRESIDENT – Bonnie Applebee & Carol Brandon
V.P. – Jane Artinian
TREASURER – Treva Dornaus
RECORDING SECRETARY – Patricia Beyer
CORRESPONDING SECRETARY – Jennie Reece
PARLIAMENTARIAN – Jean Hyman