Blue Thread Special
For a limited time, you may take the revised Pulled Thread Chatelaine course at 20% off the registration fee. The revised course now has the instructions on stitching the Chatelaine as a Sampler. Sign up between now and March 1, 2015 and pay only $28.00 registration fee.
Crazy Quilt Blog With a Give-Away Prize
Check out our Blog by Kerry Leslie with some very beautiful underwater-themed crazy quilt stitchery, a prize to be won. Leave a comment on the post before February 1, 2015 and one name will be chosen randomly and announced on our Blog on February 1, 2015. Good luck!
New Heritage Collection Items
Janice Routley, our Heritage specialist introduces us to some really fabulous pieces including wedding and going-away dresses from 1900! There are other articles as well to inspire and introduce you to the special items Janice catalogues for EAC.
This author-owned course will available from September 1, 2014 until September 1, 2017.
Updated Group Beginner Hardanger
Fibre Art Tile Exchange
Check out this great new twist to the regular ATCs. You're going to love it!
Try A New Stitch
Courtesy of our Youth Stitchers, Try A New Stitch is a great, and growing, reference of stitches that both beginning and experienced stitchers will find useful. Each stitch is thoroughly diagrammed, explained and available as a PDF making this a valuable resource to print and keep. Next time you need a new stitch, look no further than Try A New Stitch!
The Youth Projects Page also has some great projects to try.
Military Outreach Initiative
EAC is reaching out to currently serving military personnel and military spouses who are stitchers or want-to-be stitchers and introduce you to EAC. Learn more about EAC's Military Outreach Initiative.
Need a gift for your favourite stitcher?
...or just for yourself? Our gift certificates may be spent on courses, seminar and merchandise offered on this website. If you're giving yourself a gift, please note you cannot use the same email as your PayPal account. And don't forget to check out our online shop too!
From Our President...
It is my pleasure to welcome you to The Embroiderers' Association of Canada (EAC) website. EAC is a national, non-profit organization of people who enjoy needlework and wish to practice, learn, and expand their knowledge. Through fellowship with other stitchers and access to the very best needlework designers and teachers, we hope to achieve higher standards of design, colour, and workmanship, and have some fun along the way! Our organization's mandate is to preserve traditional techniques and promote new challenges in the Art of Embroidery through education and networking.
Why not take some time to browse through our website and learn more about our exciting organization. Feel free to contact any member of our Board if you have questions. We encourage you to join us and experience all of the pleasures our members already share. Thank you for visiting our website, and happy stitching!