Evening Meetings

Come and stitch from 6:30 to 7pm.  At 7pm, the meeting will begin.

Finishing Ornaments DVD - All members are welcome to view a DVD on Finishing Ornaments.  No registration is needed.

May 7
Mini Checked Pine
Join in as we stitch the Mini Checked Pine Christmas Tree  Ornament from the December 2017 Needle Arts magazine.  There will be no Registration or Kit Fee required but you will need to put your name on the class list (by April 2) so that we know who wants to participate.
Student to Supply
December 2017 Needle Arts magazine
8” x 8” 18-count canvas (white or sand) 
2 pair of 8” stretcher bars
DMC Perle Cotton 5 --  #712
Kreinik #12 Braid – 202HL
Watercolours Emerald #065 
small star sequin 
beading thread 
#22 and #28 Tapestry needles
hard lead pencil or Pigma Micron pen
usual stitching supplies and light and/or magnification if needed.

June 4
Mini Checked Pine
We will continue stitching this design from the December 2017 Needle Arts magazine.

July 16
Stitch In

August 6
Stitch In

September 17 
Everyone Needs a New Nametag!
Create your new nametag using any ground fabric of your choice, any fiber of your choice, any color of your choice.  The chapter logo charted in cross stitch will be provided as well as alphabets.  We will also discuss different finishing options.
Registration Fee:  None
Kit Fee:  None
Registration deadline:  September 10
Student to supply:  ground fabric, threads, usual stitching supplies.  Also students can bring charted images/designs to add to their nametag.

October 1
Meeting at Needleworker’s Delight
This meeting will be held at Needleworker’s Delight, Plaza K 181 Route 1 South Metuchen, from 6 – 9 pm.  Kevin will discuss ground fabrics, threads and their custom overdye process.  Members attending can shop and sit and stitch too. We will be in need of drivers so that we can carpool to Needleworker’s Delight.  All members are welcome to join us!  Please tell Janice by September 24th if you will be attending.

November 5
Beading:  Thread Counter, Needle Threader and Scissor Fob
Use your bead stash (or buy new) to make a Thread Counter, Needle Threader and Scissor Fob.
Registration Fee:  $2
Kit Fee:  $2
Kit contents:  Accu-flex beading wire, silver crimps, 2 needles, needle threader and leash
Registration deadline:  October 1

Student to supply:  your choice of seed beads, size 6 or 8, focal bead(s), wood beads, pearls, charms, beading needle and usual beading supplies.