Monday, May 14, 2012

The Great Pittsburgh RugLovers Tour

O'Connell's Great Pittsburgh RugLovers Tour

August 3, 4 & 5, 2012

For detailed information on this tour be sure to visit:

Shehady’s Oriental Rugs
135 Freeport Road, Aspinwall, PA 15215
(412) 782-2020 ‎
Friday Aug 3
  • 9 am to Noon & 1pm to 4pm
  • Rug Repair Workshop at Shehady’s Oriental Rugs
    We will break into small groups and learn rug repair, conservation, and how to sell these services. The groups will be divided into skill level appropriate. We will cover everything from How to Thread A Needle on up to Advanced Rug Repair. We will have at least 6 Master restorers on hand to help.
Saturday Aug 4
  • 9 am at Shehady’s Oriental Rugs
  • Bleeders: Learn to be fearless with Crocking and Bleeding rugs with, The master of Disaster, The man, The Myth, The legendary Mr. Nathan Koets.
  • Nathan is widely recognized as one of the Top 5 Rug Washers in the world (We would call him #1 but it embarrasses him). Nathan will be assisted by his faithful friend Paul Lucas inventor of the Chem Max Oriental Rug Cleaning Products and keeper of the LST Formula.
Topics will include, Dye Tests (Dye Tests? We don’t need no stinking Dye Tests), Washing them wet Washing them dry all the major cleaning methods. We will also cover dye striping so that you can fix the disasters of people who don’t come to this program.
Sunday Aug 52
  • 10:00 am:  Marketing Secrets with Dusty Roberts and Barry O’Connell
  • 1st attendee; $700
  • 2nd attendee; $350
  • 3rd or more attendee; $175
For reservations call Sue at Chem Max Phone: 231.798-7980   Fax: 231.798-8080  1.800.ULTRA DRY   1.800.858.7237
When reserving a room please let them know the block of rooms is setup under the Rug Lovers Seminar.

Comfort Inn & Suites‎
180 Gamma Drive
Pittsburgh, PA 15238
(412) 963-0600
We have reserved a small block of 15 rooms for this seminar
  • Free deluxe hot breakfast buffet
  • Free daily newspaper
  • Free high-speed Internet
  • Exercise room
  • Heated indoor pool and sundry shop