EGA-Dogwood
Atlanta Chapter of Embroiderers' Guild of America

The mission of The Embroiderers' Guild of America is to inspire passion for the needle arts

through education and the celebration of its heritage. 

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Schedule of Events

All EGA members are welcome to join chapter events. Newcomers are welcome to attend 2 events before being asked to join. 
  1. Druid Hills Stitch In
    10:00 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    This is a social stitching group where all chapter members and guests are welcome to attend. Group meets on the 2nd Tuesday of most months at a member's home in the Northlake-Tucker area from 10:00 AM to 2 PM. Bring a work in progress and a sack lunch. Chips, drinks and desserts are provided. Email [email protected] for more information.
    14
    AUG
  1. Hardanger Interest Group
    10:00 a.m. to 1 p.m.
    The Hardanger interest group meets at 10:00 a.m. on the third Monday of each month at First Baptist Church in Athens. The meetings are designed to bring people together who have a love for or interest in the art of Hardanger. Individual stitches are discussed at member's requests. Anyone interested in learning the basic stitches as well as the more advanced ones is welcome to join us. Interested? Contact Janice Love at [email protected] for more information and put the word Hardanger in the subject line.
    20
    AUG
  1. Stitching with a Twist (SWAT)
    10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
    One member is presenting a tutorial on Amish Stumpwork. All members are welcome to attend. Please bring a 6" hoop, ground fabric and sharp needle. Wool thread is provided. Meetings are held at a member's home in East Cobb. As usual, bring your lunch and your imagination! Please email [email protected] for further information. Come join us - it's so much fun and open to all EGA Dogwood members!
    22
    AUG
  1. Jonesboro Stitch In
    9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    This is a social stitching group where all chapter members are welcome to attend. Group meets on the 4th Wednesday of most months at the subdivision clubhouse located next to 7541 Elliott Dr., Jonesboro, GA from 10:00 a.m. until 2 p.m. Enter from the left side of the building - there is no mailbox with a number on the building. Bring a work in progress and a sack lunch. Email [email protected] for more information.
    22
    AUG
  1. Athens Stitch In
    10 a.m. to noon
    This is a social stitching group where all chapter members are welcome to attend. Sometimes there's a small educational project included. Meets on the 4th Monday of most months at the First Baptist Church of Athens, 355 Pulaski St., Athens, GA from 10 a.m. until lunch time. Bring a work in progress and a sack lunch. Email [email protected] for more information.
    27
    AUG
  1. Roswell Stitch In
    10 AM to 1 PM
    All Dogwood Chapter members and guests are welcome to attend this stitch in. September's meeting will be held at a member's home in East Cobb. For information, email [email protected]
    7
    SEPT
  1. BIGERS (Beading Interest Group)
    10:00 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    This is a beading interest group that meets monthly at various locations around the metro Atlanta area. September's meeting will be taking place at Celebration of Grace Lutheran Church, 3655 Reinhardt College Pkwy., Canton, GA 30114. Bring your work in progress and a sack lunch. For more information, please contact Toni at [email protected]
    8
    SEPT
  1. Druid Hills Stitch In
    10:00 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    This is a social stitching group where all chapter members and guests are welcome to attend. Group meets on the 2nd Tuesday of most months at a member's home in the Northlake-Tucker area from 10:00 AM to 2 PM. Bring a work in progress and a sack lunch. Chips, drinks and desserts are provided. Email [email protected] for more information.
    11
    SEPT
  1. Catherine Jordan Lecture
    Friday, September 14th 10 AM to noon
    Join us for the chapter's third quarterly meeting and enjoy our guest lecturer, Catherine Jordan as she presents her lecture entitled "Plan to Finish First". Lecture and meeting to be held at the North Fulton Government Service Center, 7741 Roswell Rd., Sandy Springs, GA. Attendance is free for all EGA Dogwood Members
    14
    SEPT
  1. Catherine Jordan Workshop
    Saturday and Sunday, Sept 15th and 16th
    This is a 2 day workshop with Catherine Jordan. The subject of this workshop is a pulled, counted and drawn thread design on linen banding that will wrap around a glass box. This 2 day workshop will be held at the Southeast Fiber Arts Alliance in Chamblee. Registration will be available in member newsletters. SAVE THE DATE! Registration information coming soon.
    15, 1516
    SEPT
  1. Hardanger Interest Group
    10:00 a.m. to 1 p.m.
    The Hardanger interest group meets at 10:00 a.m. on the third Monday of each month at First Baptist Church in Athens. The meetings are designed to bring people together who have a love for or interest in the art of Hardanger. Individual stitches are discussed at member's requests. Anyone interested in learning the basic stitches as well as the more advanced ones is welcome to join us. Interested? Contact Janice Love at [email protected] for more information and put the word Hardanger in the subject line.
    17
    SEPT
  1. Stitching with a Twist (SWAT)
    10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
    All members are welcome to attend. Meetings are held at a member's home in East Cobb. As usual, bring your lunch and your imagination! Please email [email protected] for further information. Come join us - it's so much fun and open to all EGA Dogwood members!
    19
    SEPT
  1. Athens Stitch In
    10 a.m. to noon
    This is a social stitching group where all chapter members are welcome to attend. Sometimes there's a small educational project included. Meets on the 4th Monday of most months at the First Baptist Church of Athens, 355 Pulaski St., Athens, GA from 10 a.m. until lunch time. Bring a work in progress and a sack lunch. Email [email protected] for more information.
    24
    SEPT
  1. Jonesboro Stitch In
    9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    This is a social stitching group where all chapter members are welcome to attend. Group meets on the 4th Wednesday of most months at the subdivision clubhouse located next to 7541 Elliott Dr., Jonesboro, GA from 10:00 a.m. until 2 p.m. Enter from the left side of the building - there is no mailbox with a number on the building. Bring a work in progress and a sack lunch. Email [email protected] for more information.
    26
    SEPT
  1. National Seminar 2018 - Diamond Jubilee
    October 3 - October 7
    National seminar will be held in Louisville, KY - home office for EGA. This year will mark the Diamond Jubilee (60TH anniversary of EGA) and you won't want to miss it! National Seminar information may be found at www.egausa.org
    3
    OCT
  1. Dogwood Chapter Meeting
    2 p.m. - 5 p.m.
    Monthly Chapter meeting at Southeast Fiber Arts Alliance (SEFAA), 3420 W. Hospital Ave., Chamblee 30341. Come join the fun at our monthly chapter meeting - Due to EGA National Seminar, there will be no program this month, so bring your work in progress and anything you'd like to share.
    7
    OCT
  1. EGA Dogwood Chapter Christmas Luncheon
    10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    This is the annual Chapter Christmas luncheon, where the chapter holds it's final quarterly meeting of the year, elects and installs new board members and enjoys a wonderful traditional sit down luncheon. Members are offered the opportunity to participate in a gift swap as well. The luncheon will be held at the Atlanta Athletic Club located at 1930 Bobby Jones Dr., Johns Creek, GA 30097. Invitations will be mailed in November.
    8
    DEC