Julia Genge

Born: Active early 20th century.

Julie Genge. Fabric artist. Rug Hooker. Deadman’s Cove, Newfoundland. Active early 20th century.

Julia Genge made hooked rugs with fabric on burlap to her own designs. She was cited in Lynch 1980.


Ref: C. Lynch. The Fabric of Their Lives; Hooked and Poked Mats of Newfoundland and Labrador. 1980.

Ref: Blake McKendry, An Illustrated Companion to Canadian Folk Art (1999).