The Mississippi River Valley Chapter of Embroiderer’s Guild of America meets at Redeemer Lutheran Church, Utica Ridge and Tanglefoot, Bettendorf, IA. Meetings are usually held on the second Tuesday of the month at 1:00pm and 7:00pm. For specific information, see the Meetings Page.
Join us Friday April 28 from 9:00 am until 12:00 pm for our black work study group. Get help with your project or just visit while you work on your piece.
Join us at Tam's house for time to stitch. It is always fun to see new projects and visit with friends. Bring a sack lunch and stay awhile.
At our April meetings, Vicki will be talking about her longgggg road to becoming a Master Craftsman in Canvas, titled "If I can do this, so can you! (And probably in less time.)" Vicki will have her stitched canvases for all 6 steps, and talk about the requirements for each step, and also include some … Continue reading April Meeting
Join the ladies as they work on their blackwork projects. They meet from 9:00 am to noon at Mary D's. If you ever wanted to try this technique or need some help on a project, you can get help then.
We have enough people and will be starting a new study group stitching Betsy Morgan's Tall Year Squared . You must purchase your own copy of Inspirations magazine Issue #93. Nordic Needle carries them as does Needle in a Haystack. We want to order threads and fabric together to get the price lower than ordering … Continue reading New Study Group Forming
There will be no stitch in this week. See you in two weeks!
This Saturday we will be getting together to discuss our 2018 Heartland Region Fall Workshop. It will be a short meeting so bring your stitching and join the fun. Coffee is available but bring your own mug. Also, treats are always appreciated. $1.00 donation for the church.
Beauty, harmony and balance leading to strength for life stresses are depicted in Japanese thread work. Colors, symbols, spiritual messages travel through the work. A refuge to a busy life. Deb DeCrane will display and explain her Japanese sampler for our March meeting. Also, please bring your Flowers of Italy pieces completed or not. There … Continue reading March 14 Meeting