Call for Teaching Proposals: Deadline Extended for the Greater Pacific Region’s 2024 Seminar

The Greater Pacific Region Seminar Committee has decided to extend the deadline for submission of proposals for our Seminar – The Right Stitch – until August 4.

The EGA-GPR Seminar will take place July 20 – 24 in San Rafael, California, just north of San Francisco.

So, if you haven’t already done so we’d love to receive a submission from you! If you intended to submit a proposal but haven’t finished stitching your design, please submit your proposal with a picture of work in progress or sketch of the design. Encore classes are also welcomed.

Please send your proposals to me, Christine Day, at

The original Call for Proposals can be found below for more detailed information…

The Greater Pacific Region Seminar 2024, The Right Stitch, will be held in San Rafael, California – just north of the Golden Gate. Five days of classes will be held July 20-24.

We invite all needlework teachers to submit proposals in various techniques and skill levels for a minimum of four days and up to five days of class. These may include a combination of one-day classes, two-day classes, three-day classes, or a four-day class. Contracts will only be offered for 4 or 5 days of teaching.

Compensation includes, but is not limited to:

  • $400 for each full teaching day.
  • Economy round-trip airfare, transportation/mileage to/from home and airport
  • Accommodations (double occupancy) to include breakfast and afternoon reception.
  • Per Diem of $75 per teaching day.
  • Up to $125 for incidental expenses, such as parking.

Please submit your proposal(s) with picture electronically no later than August 4, 2023. Per EGA guidelines the first page of the proposal must be the ICNA Standard Proposal Summary Sheet. Below are the links to the documents required. The proposal must be submitted electronically to Christine Day, Faculty Chair, Greater Pacific Region, 2024 Seminar, at: The subject line should read: 2024 Regional Seminar Proposal.

Should you have any questions, please contact me at

We are also offering you an opportunity to advertise in our online Seminar Brochure and the Seminar Handbook. The cost will range from $25 to $100. If you are interested, please let me know and I will forward your information to our Advertising Chair who will provide you with additional information.


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