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Hooked Rug Storytelling: the Art of Heather Ritchie
Four slideshows reveal some of the content from selected chapters.


 

Chapter 4 - Victory Garden
Chapter 4 - Victory Garden
A hooked rug depicting Heather's grandfather about to start work on his allotment.

Chapter 7 - Guiding Light
Chapter 7 - Guiding Light
Victor Robson, Heather's father, lost his sight and she became his guide, teaching him the layout of the streets near their home.

Chapter 8 - Scarcote
Chapter 8 - Scarcote
Heather spent some of her childhood at Scarcote farm and this rug shows some of the events that happened whilst she was there.

Chapter 18 - Origins and Identities
Chapter 18 - Origins and Identities
Six snapshots of Heather's life are depicted in Origins and Identities.


 




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