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.
|January 13-15||Weekend Retreat at Miracle Springs Resort
We will be taking a much needed break from our holiday work! Saturday is a Hooking Event with the rest of the weekend an oily rub-in, soak, or snooze fest. Hook and relax to your heart’s content.
|February 18||Back in Hot Water
Add a twist of lime to your hooking. Sandra Grasso will demonstrate a little dyeing of “something old” using a Cushing color, Chartreuse.
|March 18||Wool Bingo
Did someone say GAME DAY??!!! Join us for the rolling numbers and a chance to win more WOOL for your stash. Donna Nino will dye for us using a spot dye method.
|April 15||Super Auction
Bring your new or used things for Jean Hyman to get top dollar for! All proceeds benefit your Chapter events and purposes
|May 20||“Short & Sweet”
Punch needle with Jane Artinian. All hands on deck for the “Redlands Festival of Arts” demonstration! AND “In the Frying Pan” with Carol Brandon.
|June 17||Open Hooking and Beginner classes.
|July 15||Summer Vacation and Beginner Classes
|August 19||Carla Fortney will show you how Hue, Value and Intensity are one of the most valuable applications to your rug hooking success.
|September 16||Workshop Preparations
volunteer for your favorite spot at the Workshop – lots to choose from.
|October 21||Harvest Workshop
“In Full Leaf”, October 21st,(3rd Saturday) at Magnolia Center Church of Christ, Riverside.
|November 18||Workshop Follow-up
Let’s relax and discuss what went on. Open hooking and planning for the Chapter Christmas Party
|December 9||The Christmas Party! The 2nd Saturday of the month so you can enjoy the day hooking, sharing your holiday plans and all the additional joy of being with friends.
2017-2019 EXECUTIVE BOARD
PRESIDENT – Bonnie Applebee & Carol Brandon
V.P. – Sandra Grasso
TREASURER – Treva Dornaus
RECORDING SECRETARY – Patricia Beyer
CORRESPONDING SECRETARY – Jennie Reece
HISTORIAN – James Held
PARLIAMENTARIAN – Jean Hyman