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View my portfolio to see my patterns hooked. all patterns are hand-drawn by myself on fine or primitive linen. A 4" salvage around design is allowed for ease of frame use.  Only the finest Linen is used for my patterns. Kits available upon request. 

                Painted Mermaid Designs

About Painted Mermaid Designs

Painted Mermaid Designs by Brenda Ellis Sauro, hand-drawn patterns on fine or primitive  linen. Using my fine art background I can custom design a pattern for you or you can choose a pattern from my collection. My new studio is spacious and light-filled for a creative work space for your rug hooking enjoyment!  

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To create an environment for developing skills and techniques while harnessing our creativity and perfecting our craft of rug hooking.

Plus lots of fun!

in the Studio

I offer all day hook-ins every Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday from 9AM to 5PM with instruction.

Cost: $5       Coffee & Tea provided.


   Beginner Rug Hooking
             Fine Shading

Hand-dyed wool

Color planning
Custom patterns
Finishing Rugs