Bringing you the best of North American rug hooking and the artisan life.

Welcome to Parris House Wool Works!

This is your home for North American rug hooking, fiber art and craft, and the modern practice of heritage skills.

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Our own home decor, hooking supplies, hand crafted soaps, and more.

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Getting all the things together for our sold out soap making classes at the Sabbathday Lake Shaker Village tomorrow. Note that our oils are liquid at "room temperature" today. Having a bit of a heat wave in Maine this week. ... See MoreSee Less

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Upcoming Events

Jul
29
Sat
9:00 am Beginner Rug Pattern Design – Ye... @ Parris House Wool Works
Beginner Rug Pattern Design – Ye... @ Parris House Wool Works
Jul 29 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Beginner Rug Pattern Design - Yes, You Are & Yes, You Can @ Parris House Wool Works
Yes, you are talented and yes, you can draw stick figures and a whole lot more. Open up to your creativity (yes, you have it) as we talk about how to keep a rug journal, brainstorm pattern ideas, learn basic principles of pattern design, and go through the process of creating our own patterns from ... Read more...
Aug
12
Sat
9:00 am Beginner Hooking Class – Fall Pu... @ Parris House Wool Works
Beginner Hooking Class – Fall Pu... @ Parris House Wool Works
Aug 12 @ 9:00 am – Aug 26 @ 12:00 pm
Beginner Hooking Class - Fall Pumpkin @ Parris House Wool Works
Would you like to learn the heritage art of North American rug hooking in an easy going, relaxed environment? February through May is the time baby goats are born, and this hooking pattern was inspired by this special time of year. Join us for a two session spring hooking class where our project is the ... Read more...
Sep
2
Sat
9:00 am Beginner Dye Class @ Parris House Wool Works
Beginner Dye Class @ Parris House Wool Works
Sep 2 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Beginner Dye Class @ Parris House Wool Works
Join rug hooker and teacher Elizabeth Miller for this beginner class in wool dyeing!  We will introduce pot dyeing, microwave dyeing, and casserole dyeing.   You will leave with a full yard of your own beautiful hand dyes, a printed booklet for reference at home, and a great new hobby!  Class includes all materials.  Click ... Read more...
Oct
7
Sat
9:00 am Beginner Cold Process Soap Making @ Parris House Wool Works
Beginner Cold Process Soap Making @ Parris House Wool Works
Oct 7 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Beginner Cold Process Soap Making @ Parris House Wool Works
  Join Beth’s other half, Bill Miller, for a fun morning of cold process soap making. We will be making an all natural cold process soap recipe using vegetable oils for the base and essential oils for the scents. These soaps are vegan friendly! Each student will leave with a 2 lb. soap wood soap ... Read more...