Important information for new and existing Embroiderers' Guild members: At the moment, members do not have access to an EG Members' Area on this website and therefore are not required to login. Our brand-new website with a built-in Members-Only Area is currently under construction and members will be notified when they are able to login.  If you are a ThreadIT member and/or have purchased a EG Course - you will receive your login information via email and must login via the dedicated portals. If you have any questions regarding this please contact digitalmarketing@embroiderersguild.com

 

MEMBERSHIP IS OPEN TO ALL


Be part of the only organisation in the UK that exists to support, educate, promote and inspire new generations in the art of stitch and textile design.

Are you...

Just starting out and looking for help, advice and information?

Already stitching and keen to do more?

Wanting to meet people and share your passion with others?

A busy parent who wants to stitch with your child?

A grandparent keen to share your skills and enjoyment with a grandchild?

Keen to enter local, regional or national competitions?

Seeking new opportunities, perhaps taking part in local, regional and national exhibitions?

A teacher, tutor, lecturer or workshop leader?

A student or recent post-graduate?

A textile artist, a stitch professional?

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JOIN US TODAY AND RECEIVE...


Your membership entitles you to the benefits listed below. In turn, your membership supports the Guild in achieving its charitable objects for the benefit of stitch and textile art for everyone.

  • Fortnightly membership Newsletters Contact and Keeping in Contact, sent alternatively by email each fortnight
  • Generous discounts on Guild Courses for hand and machine embroidery
  • News of events all over the UK
  • Opportunity to join the Guild’s on-line community - ThreadIT
  • E-books on a range of topics produced exclusively for members
  • Exclusive access to the 1000+ postcards archive – samples of the Olympic postcards can be seen on this temporary site.
  • Opportunity to take part in Guild projects
  • Special offers on tickets for textile shows, including Knitting & Stitching Shows
  • Reduced/special prices on workshops and summer schools
  • Private viewing of the travelling exhibitions of our unique Embroidery Collection
  • Private viewing opportunities (if held) at regional and Guild sponsored exhibitions
  • Use of the Guild's extensive, specialist library for study purposes (by appointment)
  • Access to the Guild's UK and international folios for study and inspiration
  • Enter the Annual Members’ Competition
  • Take part in workshops and summer schools run locally, regionally or nationally
  • Entitlement to attend and take part in the charity’s AGM
  • Invitations to regional conferences, festival days and weekends
  • Support and inspiration whether starting to stitch or seeking new challenges
  • The camaraderie of being part of a strong membership organisation, all of whom share a common interest

As a member you will also be supporting the Guild’s charitable aims, in particular…


  • For teaching excellence – see the Beryl Dean Award
  • For scholars – supporting textile artists who wish the develop their skills
  • For recent graduates – facilitating space at major shows and help for their careers

A very warm welcome awaits you here at the Embroiderers' Guild!


Annual Adult Membership costs £38

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