'Hooked on Cats' takes you step-by-step through a variety of styles and patterns and provides advice on capturing the look of cat fur, whiskers, eyes, and noses. Complete basic projects in a short time or use dye formulas and design hints to create your own rugs. Includes: tips and techniques from a renowned rug hooker; ten complete patterns with step-by-step instructions; a full-colour gallery of rugs both old and new; special dyeing techniques; how to hook fur, whiskers, and more.
Col. Glover St. Johns, Jr., was a graduate of the Virginia Military Institute, Class of 1931. In 1943, while serving as Military Attache in Costa Rica, he applied for an assignment in the European theater, where he served with the 29th Infantry Division. St. Johns was awarded a Silver Star and Bronze Star Medals, each with Oak Leaf Cluster, as well as the Purple Heart.