Membership in The Embroiderers’ Guild of America, Inc. and in the Constellation Chapter is open to all stitchers without regard to sex, color, religion, or national origin. The organization was founded to foster high standards of excellence in the practice of the art of embroidery, and to develop an active program of education and study to meet the needs of its members. 


Annual Dues for Membership: The EGA membership year runs from June 1 to May 31 of the following year. All members of the Constellation Chapter must belong to the National and Mid Atlantic Regional EGA organizations. Dues include a subscription to the quarterly EGA magazine Needle Arts, the MAR newsletter three times a year, and the Compass Needle, the Constellation Chapter's bimonthly newsletter. Contact the membership chairman for current rates.