“The only place where housework comes before needlework
is in the dictionary.” ~ Mary Kurtz
Claire’s award winning Nantucket Inspirations coffee table book! – Created especially for handcraft enthusiasts, Nantucket Inspirations is a celebration of Claire’s hand hooked rug and needlepoint designs and a testament for the island that has nurtured her lifelong passion for art and designs.
The 120 page, hard cover edition contains fourteen rug, needlepoint, and counted cross stitch designs from Claire’s Nantucket Collection, accompanied by the yarn formulas, charts and color palettes for do-it your self needle art projects.
For those trying their hand at rug hooking for the first time, instructions and helpful tips have been included.
Breathtaking artwork and full color photography are accompanied by poetry, verse and island lore, which portrays island living and illustrates the inspiration for Claire’s designs.