Welcome! The Embroiderers' Guild of America, Inc. (EGA) is a national non-profit educational organization offering study and preservation of the heritage and art of embroidery.
The mission of the Embroiderers' Guild of America, Inc., (EGA) is to stimulate appreciation for and celebrate the heritage of embroidery by advancing the highest standards of excellence in its practice through education, exhibition, preservation, collection and research.
The Bucks County Chapter of the EGA offers workshops, group correspondence courses, monthly stitch-ins at members' homes and occasional field trips.
Membership in the Bucks County Chapter includes Regional (MidAtlantic Region) and National memberships. Members receive quarterly newsletters from the chapter, region and national.
What techniques do we do??? Applique - Assisi - Blackwork - Brazilian - Canvas - Crewel - Cross Stitch - Cutwork - Drawn Thread - Hardanger - Pulled Thread - Quilting - Silk & Metal Embroidery - Stumpwork - Smocking - Whitework.....and much more!!
We welcome stitchers of all skill levels. You do not have to be an expert to join us...we are an organization dedicated to education, Please come see what we are about!
Bucks EGA meets the 3rd Tuesday of every month at 7 p.m. at the Doylestown Presbyterian Church - Andrews Hall Education Building, 125 Mechanics Street, Doylestown, PA 18901
Membership in the Embroiderers' Guild of America, Inc., a non-profit organization, is open to all stitchers without regard to sex, color, religion or national origin. The organization was formed to foster high standards of excellence in the practice of the art of embroidery and to develop an active program of education and study to meet the needs of its members. Dues paid to the chapter include membership in the national EGA, Regional (MAR) and Bucks County Chapter. Members receive subscriptions to NeedleArts magazine, the Mid-Atlantic Region Newsletter, and the BCC quarterly newsletter, the Bucks County Sampler.
Interested in joining? Come to a meeting!