54th Annual Needlework Awards Tour

Kathryn Myers, a retired judge with certification from the America Needlepoint Guild (ANG), will be leading small groups every Wednesday afternoon at 2 pm during the Needlework Exhibit.  Topics discussed will be of a general nature regarding how a judged show is organized, how judging takes place and the issues that judges look for particularly when judging commercial pieces (the majority of entries in the show).  Tour length will be approximately 1 ½ hours. Tickets will be available at the door. 

Ms. Myers spent her working life as a Logistics Management Specialist with the Dept. of Defense and has been stitching since she was 5.  She lives in Fairfax County and belongs to various chapters of ANG, the Embroiderer’s Guild of America, and the Loudoun Sampler Guild) in the Northern Virginia area.  She is an active member of Woodlawn’s Nelly's Needlers, a service organization that raises money for the house.