CONNECTICUT RIVER VALLEY CHAPTER
New Members: Let's welcome
our newest members – Pat Karpenko and Donna Brandeis LaGanga!
Saturday, October 7th,
Our program will be to work on any current project we have and of course, more Show & Tell!
We will have our meeting in person at Thistle Needleworks, Wethersfield, CT.
Please join us to see what projects we worked on at EGA National Seminar in Boston.
Saturday, December 2nd,
Zoom Class with Wendy Moore
"Kimono Imperial Ornament"
This delightfully sophisticated ornament finishes as a 4”x4” Mini-Kimono. As an ornament,
this kimono highlights a beautiful Bargello pattern in Imperial gold, red, and blue. Using DMC
Floche, Kreinik metallics, DMC & ThreadworX over-dyed floss, and a few beads, this kimono will make an
impression. You will explore how wonderfully the Bargello pattern fits into the kimono and
stitch a unique variation of an octagonal Rhodes stitch. The kit will include the canvas,
all the threads and beads, instructions and photos. Student will provide 8” stretcher bars
(2 pair), laying tool, frame or frame weight, usual stitching supplies, and light and magnification
Saturday, February 3rd,
Zoom Class with Terri Bay
Earth Spiral is a 4 ½" long Ukrainian Whitework spiral ornament. Earth is a 12" long and one inch
wide strip of diagonal rows of Ukrainian Whitework. It is then wound into a spiral and joined using
Ukrainian Insertion stitches. It is worked on 28 count linen with two sizes of Cottage Garden thread
pearl cotton. Some of the stitches are pulled double cable, eyelet and mosaic. This is a
basic/intermediate level class.
A registration coupon is provided for this meeting. Registration deadline is
December 15, 2023.
Saturday, April 6th,
Save the date for a Group Correspondence Course. Details are being finalized and will be posted soon.
MEETINGS via Zoom
(All members are welcome)
Contact Judie Solomon (see website) if you want a Zoom invitation to any meeting
November 7th, 2023
Meetings for 2024 to be announced.
CRVC Program Registration Form
"Earth Spiral" with Terri Bay -- February 3rd, 2024
Either email Linda at
email@example.com or mail completed
form and check to:
Linda Berry, 343 Seabury Drive, Bloomfield, CT 06002
Deadline: December 15th, 2023
"Earth Spiral" with Terri
kit fee (Check made payable to CRVC-EGA)
__________$75 non-member kit fee
$57. Primary Membership
$15. Plural Membership
$18. Plural Membership
(not NER chapter)
For a membership card, please enclose a SASE.
Amt. Pd. ____________
Check # ____________
Date Pd. ____________
(keep as your receipt)
CRVC-EGA Membership and Address Change
The membership year runs from June 1 to May 31.
If you are joining after
September 1, please contact the membership chairman
for prorated dues.
Mail your completed form and check to: Linda Berry,
CRVC-EGA Membership, 343 Seabury Drive, Bloomfield, CT 06002
payable to CRVC-EGA. Enclose SASE for membership card.
__ Address/Email Change
__ CRVC Primary Membership ($57)
__ Plural Membership, Primary Chapter in New England
__ Plural Membership,
Primary Chapter not in New England Region ($18)
City, ST, ZIP ____________________________________________________
Membership No. _______________________ Total