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Welcome to Sand Hill Crane Chapter..We are a small but very active EGA chapter located in Brooksville, Florida; a city rich in southern hospitality and the arts. Please take a moment to review our upcoming schedule of interesting educational opportunities and fun activities. We look forward to hearing from you!

The Sandhill Crane Chapter of the Embroiderers’ Guild of America meets the first Wednesday of the month at the Faith Evangelical Presbyterian Church on Mt. Fair Ave in Brooksville FL. We meet from 10:00AM to 2:00pm. After the meeting, members participate in classes, stitch on their own, and bring their lunch or order out from Mallie Kyla’s restaurant. We do not hold chapter meetings in July and August.

Members stitch together on the third Wednesday of every month at the West Branch of the Hernando County Library System from 10:00am to Noon.



“Stitch of the Month” presentations are planned for each meeting.



March & April – Hardanger Scissor Case with Carol Riddler
May – Felt Heart with Melanie Scharch
June – Dorset Buttons with Jan Mazourek
July & August – no chapter meetings
September – Tape Measure Challenge
September & October – Florentine Ornament with Lynn Pittenger
                                     Canvas Ort Box with Linda Hansen
November – Assemble Ornament and Ort Box
December – Christmas luncheon and ornament exchange.


January – Kumihimo Project – Details TBA
February – Hardanger Mouse Needle Sharpener with Jan Mazourek
March – Small Pincushion Inspirations Design – Leader TBA
April – Introduction to Stump Work wire with Linda Hansen
May – Anniversary Luncheon High Tea

Future GCCs

Members will vote on first GCC at April meeting
Two Group Correspondence Courses are planned for 2017.  Specific classes to be advised soon.

For additional information, please contact:

Nancy Westmoreland, Membership Chairman at 352 503 6153 or


Catherine Weber, President at 352 293 3528 or