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Our Designs, Your Workmanship...
Hand-Crafting Heirlooms in Wool.
Original Wool Applique Patterns, Kits & Rug Hooking
Our new booklet format with color photos in addition to the written instructions and pattern sheet!
Available as a wool applique pattern booklet ($21), or, as a rug hooking canvas on primitive linen or monk's cloth ($47)! Visit the "Shop Online Store" for details!
Our new booklet format, on all our new patterns, features full color photos of all the steps to applique the design, plus our signature detailed instructions, drawings of all the necessary stitches, full scale printed pattern layout and individually drawn pattern pieces.
Complete Kit Now Available - $180
Complete Kit - $355 includes booklet, all the felted wools (background and applique - and the flower fabrics are hand-dyed!), all 25 hand-dyed wool and cotton threads, cotton stuffing and freezer paper!
Available as a wool applique pattern booklet ($27), or "Pattern + Threads" ($165) or
Now Available - Complete Kit with all wools, threads and pattern - ($235)
Design Measures 12" x 16"
Available as a wool applique pattern booklet ($24), or "Pattern + Threads" ($145)
Now Available - Complete Kit with all the wools, threads and pattern - ($225)
Design Measures 11" x 14"
Our "Booklet" Style Patterns & Kits,
Featuring Color Step by Step Photos...
"Field Lilies and Fancies" pattern book is packed full, with 20 pages of detailed instructions, full scale pattern layout and separately drawn pattern pieces, plus 6 pages of full color photos of the step by step construction! There are over 80 images in this pattern book! $32.00 for the pattern.
Complete kit featuring all hand-dyed threads from The Caron Collection, The Gentle Art, Weeks Dye Works, and Valdani, plus hand-dyed wools from Weeks Dye Works and W. Cushing & Co. is now available!
$320 for complete kit.
Pattern Now Available - $23.00!
Introducing our new design,
For every cat lover out there, Fluffy is a fully dimensional 12" portrait of our furry friend, featuring mohair edge-stitched wool layers of fur, needle-felted ears and reverse appliqued eyes. Complete Kits Now Available Too - $135.00
Email us or call 719-282-3518 with any questions.
"No-sew", dimensional design, "Winter's Woodland Gifts"! Yes, it is true, these three evergreen boughs, winterberry branch and pinecones are all crafted from felted wool, wire and glue and not a single stitch!!!
Even more exciting is the fact that this pattern includes 15 rusty bells to create the branch of bells, and the rusty bow, all for $18.50, plus over 30 color photographs of the steps to make this whole project.
Complete Kits now available - $75, includes all the felted wools, wires, floral tape, cotton batting and jute string!
Finished size is about 16" x 20"
Punchneedle Pattern - $11.00 includes the plain weaver's cloth for tracing design.
Punchneedle Pattern - $11.50 includes the plain weaver's cloth for tracing design.
Punchneedle Pattern - $13.00 includes the plain weaver's cloth for tracing design.
Pattern for $30.00 or Complete kit with pattern, wools, applique threads, freezer paper, cotton backing and stuffing. $180.
On the steps of First Church (a true meetinghouse!), where our journey together first began 30+ years ago, to where we are today running our pattern company!
Welcome to Meetinghouse Hill Designs -
Kathy and Jerry Gaul
Celebrating Summer, and all its traditions!
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Love this painting? It's a Charles Munro original! We are honored to share a friendship with this remarkable folk artist, who also received honors as an Early American Life Directory Artisan for 2018. Visit Charlie's website to see and shop his wonderful paintings and carvings at:
Pattern - $22 or Complete Kit for $205 includes pattern, wools, cotton background and hand-dyed threads. Some of the fabrics in this kit are hand-dyed.
Design finishes at 20" x 16"
Click on the tabs at left to see our complete line of patterns, kits, rug canvases and more, or to "Shop Online" at our store!
We'd Like to Introduce Our Newest Design...
Redware and Pears
Inspired by a friend's lovely collection of antique redware jugs and an historical early 1800's dish from the Huntington Library in CA. If you love antiques, then this one is a must for your collection!
Permission Granted for Use Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens, Gail-Oxford Collection.
American Loaf Dish
"Redware and Pears" is available in our new "booklet" style pattern, with 35 color step-by-step photos to aid in stitching this dimensional still life design. Pattern booklet also includes the hooked rug pattern as a bonus!
Pattern - $26.00 (for both the applique, and the hooked rug) ORDER Now Complete Kit for Applique Design - $110 includes pattern, all felted wools (hand-dyed and bolt), hand-dyed applique threads (cotton floss, pearl cotton and wools), freezer paper and Quilter's Dream Dream Wool batting for adding the dimension beneath the jug and pears! ORDER Now
Rug Canvas - $35 (choose Primitive Linen or Monk's Cloth foundation)
Rug Canvas is hand-drawn on foundation fabric; it does not include any wools.
Finished Dimensions of Wool Applique Design - 12 1/2" x 9 1/2" - features wool batting beneath jug and pears for dimensional realism.
Finished Dimensions of Little Hooked Rug - 16" x 12"
Finding us for the first time from our being named a "Directory Artisan" for Early American Life magazine? Here are the two pieces of artwork we submitted for judging, "On the Right Path" and "Blooms on Old Wood". We are thrilled to receive this honor!