EGA Dayton Chapter Programs 2021 - via Zoom, even though we will be in person, too.
Wednesday Group Programs (2nd Wednesdays, meeting begins at 10 AM with programs around 11:00 AM-ish)--all times are Eastern Time:
January 13: Tricia Wilson Nguyen lecture - "Materials for Historic Embroidery"
January 21 at 12:30 PM: We will be joining Buckeye ANG for a Lois Kershner lecture, "Achieving Perspective in Stitching"
February 10: Relics in Situ lecture - "The Necessity of the Needle"
February 8 at 1:45 PM: We will be joining Greater Cincinnati EGA for a Catherine Jordan lecture, "Creating Needlework Maps"
February 18 at 12:30 PM: We will be joining Buckeye ANG for a Margaret Kinsey lecture, "Metal Thread and Its History"
March 10: Dawn Ronningen, author of Antique American Needlework Tools, lecture - "19th Century Sewing Rolls and Needlebooks"
March 11 at 11 AM: We will be joining Columbus EGA for a Laura Smith lecture, "7 Ways of Color Contrast"
April 14: Liz Almond lecture on blackwork - Islamic Inspiration
April 15 at 12:30 PM: We will be joining Buckeye ANG for a Celeste Chalasani lecture, "From Silkworm to Sari: Sericulture in India"
May 8 with the lecture starting at 10 AM: Eileen O'Connor-Ramsey - "The Fibers and Fashions of Our Foremothers: Lessons in Clothing Sustainability from the 18th Century"
May 10 at 7 PM: We will be joining with Greater Cincinnati EGA for an Yvette Stanton lecture on Whitework
May 13 at 11 AM: We will be joining Columbus EGA for a Relics in Situ lecture, "In the Archives of the Fitzwilliam Museum"
June 9: Elizabeth Lay of Smithsonian Associates lecture - "Rationing Fashion: How Paris, London, and New York Fashion Survived WWII"
July 14: Ann Strite-Kurtz lecture - "The History of EGA"—and the Stories--oh, the stories! - IN PERSON!
August 11: Denise Harrington Pratt finishing class - Lovely Leaves, Acorn Scissors Fob
September 8: Laura Smith lecture - "Skin of Venus: The Subtle Power of the Background"
October 13: Relics in Situ lecture - "In the Archives of the Victoria and Albert Museum"
October 23 at 10 AM: We will be joinging QCSG for a lecture by Claudia Dutcher, Bristol Sampler collector - “Bristol Orphan Samplers: Samplers with a Story”
October 13: Deborah Mitek Workshop - "Bloomin' Roses" - 1-4 PM via Zoom
November 10: EGA Study Slides - "Berlin Work: The Elizabeth Kaplan Sampler" and Members' examples of Berlin Work - send your pictures by November 10
December 8: Christmas Party Thread Exchange and Show & Tell