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Annual rug hooking workshop hits Newton this week

Published: Monday, April 22, 2013 11:14 a.m. CDT • Updated: Monday, April 22, 2013 11:15 a.m. CDT

The North Central McGown Teachers’ Workshop is currently being held at the Newton AmericInn and will run through April 26.

Rug hooking instructors from all over the United States and Canada are at the AmericInn this week for the workshop. The teachers will take new techniques for rug hooking back to their own students. Finished rugs will also be on display and for sale during the weeklong event

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