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Members of the Stevens County Historical Society and Museum display some of the embroidery and fabric art pieces that will be on display during the Embroiderers Guild of America' 19th National Exhibit at the museum beginning Jan. 24. The exhibit will be at the museum through April 6, and it is the only EGA national stop in the Upper Midwest. The exhibit also features the first hanging of the EGA's National Tapestry, "America the Beautiful," outside the EGA's Louisville, Ky., headquarters. From left are R...

Stitching together America's story

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By Tom Larson

Sun Tribune

A visit to England planted the seeds of an ambitious undertaking in the minds of two of the nation's top embroiderers.


Judy Jeroy and Carol Dam, of the Embroiderers Guild of America, saw in England many magnificent tapestries that spoke to the dedication of stitchers and the pride they had in their homeland.

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