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|Heartland Region of The Embroiderers' Guild of America, Inc.|
The mission of The Embroiderers' Guild of America is to inspire passion for the needle arts through education and the celebration of its heritage.
Whether through Chapter affiliation or as a Member-At-Large, this is your opportunity to make new friends with stitchers of all skill levels! For more information, look around this website, send us an email below or find us on Facebook by searching Heartland Region Embroidery. Heartland Region has numerous chapters in Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin.
JOIN US !
Membership is open to all stitchers interested in
the study of various embroideries,
amateur or professional,
beginner or advanced,
regardless of age, gender, or national origin. Our youth membership is open to anyone 8-17 years of age.
Gay Phillips Education Grant|
Each Heartland Region chapter may apply for a $500 in education grant from the Heartland Region. This is made possible by the donation of the Gay Phillips Estate and the Heartland Region. Please see additional information on the Application Form. Following the grant funded event, a Report must be sent to Heartland Region.
Future Heartland Region Meetings
|Heartland Region Scholarship|
Heartland Region is providing a $200 scholarship to any EGA member whose primary chapter is within the Heartland Region. The intent of the scholarship is to assist a member in broadening or continuing her study in an area related to needlework. The scholarship can be used for an Extended Study Program sponsored by EGA, personal research of some aspect of needlework or fiber arts conducted with the EGA Collection or at a museum or similar facility, toward cost or fees associated with travel to another country to study needle art, or other activities approved by the Education Chair and Region Director.
Newsletter Contact Information
If you would like to receive a copy of the EGA E-Newsletter from National, contact Tonya Parks firstname.lastname@example.org , to have your name added to the list.
The Heartland Region newsletter, Heartbeats, is available electronically to any Heartland Region member. If you wish to receive an email with the link to the newsletter, contact Marilee Sagat, editor, and she will add your name to the yahoo group.
Any changes to a member's contact information should be directed to the member's membership chair AND to Tonya Parks at email@example.com. This includes name, address, email address and telephone numbers.
|EGA Scholarships, Grants & Awards|
There are many awards and opportunities available from EGA. Detailed information is available in the Education Catalog or on the EGA website.
Updated June 2, 2016.
|HEARTLAND REGION OF THE EMBROIDERERS' GUILD OF AMERICA, INC.|