Kathryn Myers, a retired judge with certification from the America Needlepoint Guild (ANG), will be leading small groups every Wednesday afternoon at 2pm 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.
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 Nellys Needlers, a service organization that raises money for the house.