EGA is delighted to be sponsoring the speakers for The Textile Society of America virtual Stitch-ins. The TSA is hosting six virtual lecture/discussion/stitch-in sessions on a variety of subjects which will interest many EGA members. The next Textile Society of America Stitch-In will be on August 12 at 1pm Eastern and will feature guest Ruth […]
We recently released two exciting new products that will help you show your love for stitching everywhere you go! These two items are part of our new Welcome to EGA membership kit sent to all EGA members when they join. Not a member yet? Join us here! Our Where Needle Art Lives Tote Bag features […]
Needleworkers sometimes find themselves frustrated with stitchwork that frays, canvases that pucker, or gaping holes in their work. It’s very difficult to fix or prevent embroidery mistakes without a proper understanding of how and why these issues occur. No matter how long you have been embroidering, it’s important to keep certain rules in mind to […]
The Tennessee Valley Region wants to see YOU in Kingsport, TN on June 24-26, 2022. Enjoy seeing old friends and making new ones at the TVR Share-A-Stitch XLII: Stitching Friends Forever. We will have two days of great classes, a banquet, merchandise night, opportunity baskets, boutique, used bookstore and more. Remember, Early Registration will end […]
In our upcoming online class Written Hungarian Embroidery with Sarah Pedlow you will learn írásos, a special style of Hungarian embroidery that dates back to the 1700s in Transylvania, Romania. Registration: September 1-October 6, 2021. Class schedule: December 1-15, 2021.
Join us for an engaging talk on the history and culture of folk embroidery from three different countries in Europe and the people keeping traditions alive today. Date: August 15, 2021 1PM Eastern | Registration: July 19-26 , 2021 1PM Eastern
This year, with the miracle of zoom, members of EGA have been able to learn about the embroideries of various different ethnic groups. In Arizona, the members of Starlight Stitchers and of Desert Threaders in were fortunate enough to learn about Tunisian Embroidery during the French Protectorate from the mother of one of their own. […]
On Sunday August 15, 2021, at 1PM Eastern, we will be having an encore virtual lecture with artist and instructor Sarah Pedlow. Back in April, Sarah shared with us about The Culture of Folk Embroidery in 3 European Countries. For this new date, Sarah will be covering the same topic to give an opportunity to […]
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