Calling All Teachers: Submit your proposals for our 2024 National Seminar: Preserving Needle Art

National Seminar 2024: Preserving Needle ArtThe Tennessee Valley Region of the Embroiderers’ Guild of America will be hosting the 2024 EGA National Seminar – Preserving Needle Art at the Hilton Hotel, 255 Courtland Street, Atlanta, GA from Wednesday, August 14 to Sunday, August 18, 2024.

We would be delighted to have you propose one, two, and/or four day classes for a total of five teaching days at our event. The seminar committee would like to offer classes in various techniques and proficiency levels. Please utilize your knowledge and design skills to arrive at original compositions that will inspire and challenge our participants.

All proposals, whether mailed or emailed, must be sent to Dean of Faculty Deborah Berger and received by February 24, 2023. Please complete this ICNA cover sheet for all proposals.

The proposal packet should include:

1. A high quality photograph or drawing of each proposed piece.
2. Goals of the class from the student’s perspective.
3. A list of supplies that students must bring with them.
4. Estimation of any pre-work required for the piece.
5. Description of kit, supplies or equipment provided by the instructor.
6. Kit price within 10-15% of final cost.
7. A short summary of your past teaching history.

Our committee is looking forward to receiving your submissions. Electronic submissions should be sent to Deborah at For mailed proposals, please send to Deborah Berger, 600 Spindlewick Drive, Sandy Springs, GA, 30350.

Thank you!

Deborah Berger
2024 Dean of Faculty


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