Show Me Hooked Rugs 2021

In commemoration of the upcoming Missouri and Santa Fe Trail bicentennials, Big Muddy Rug Hookers / Association of Traditional Hooking Artists will host an exhibition of traditional hooked rugs by Missouri artists, past and present, in March-August 2021 at the Missouri State Museum in Jefferson City. A formal call for submission is posted below. The submission deadline is December 31, 2020. All rugs will be hand-hooked and reflect a facet of Missouri history and culture. Guest lectures and demonstrations of rug hooking will be offered throughout the exhibit.