I have had some interesting discussions with new rug hookers. They have been honest and straightforward about their struggles with learning to hook. I thank them. I appreciate their candor. I believe it has been the main ingredient in making this beginner kit more complete and user friendly for someone wanting to test the waters of traditional rug hooking. This kit includes: a hook, a combination of cut wool and different types of yarn to give you the experience of hooking with a variety of fibres. The pattern is drawn on linen with enough room to draw another 4"x4" square beside it so when you finish the beginner pattern you don't have to stop . two full size bonus patterns for you to choose which one you want to try next. a black permanent marker to draw your pattern, and tulle for tracing the pattern. Refer to my blog located on the home page for instructions to transfer a pattern. Beginner rug hooking instructions to be emailed to you when you purchase this kit. Let us know if you would prefer printed instructions included in the kit. The beginner 4"x4"pattern comes in your choice of blue, purple, green or red. The colors in your kit may vary from those illustrated, but you will receive an ample supply in a variety of textures and shades to create your very own abstract design.