British Columbia, Canada
José has been a very active member of several guilds on Vancouver Island over the past years. She has been an executive member of two of the chapters and taught many courses and programs for these chapters. In addition to the many short courses she has taken, José has completed the EAC Individual Basic Counted Thread Technique Correspondence Course (1991) and the EAC Teaching Certification Course (2009). She has also won the EAC Pauline Glover Award. She has specialized in counted thread techniques, especially Schwalm embroidery. José loves to share her collection of antique needlework pieces and her knowledge of embroidery with her students.