The art of craftsmanship is
anything but a lost art.
Whether you’re looking to become a teacher, a judge, or an appraiser, EGA can make sure you have the tools and skills to pass our rigorous certification process. These aren’t easy journeys, by design. However, they can be rewarding, both financially and spiritually as you travel new roads and meet people with whom to share your passion.
The teacher certification examination certifies teachers in various areas of needlework for EGA.
This program is designed to help and encourage certified teachers to evaluate their professional careers, and expand their knowledge of embroidery.
CNJ guides and assists prospective judges in developing and refining their ability to evaluate needlework.
MNJ is a five-year course of judging, exhibiting, and study. It is open to all individuals who have completed a basic certified judging program (CNJ).
This program is a combination of EGA instruction and self-study that trains individuals to appraise embroidery and needlework.
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These programs are designed to promote excellence in embroidery by providing the accomplished needleworker the opportunity to demonstrate skills and become certified as a “master” in her or his area of expertise.