Become a Member of the Guild

Member Benefits

Anyone with an interest in embroidery may join the Guild and have access to the following membership benefits:

  • Six issues of the Guild newsletter ‘The Embroiderer’ annually
  • Participation in embroidery groups
  • Embroidery workshops at discounted prices
  • Access to the Certificate programme to broaden or deepen embroidery knowledge and skills
  • Lending library with approximately 2000 books and numerous magazines
  • Resource files containing worked examples and instructions on a variety of techniques
  • Books sales and book order service
  • Historic Textile Collection for study and general interest
  • Participation in exhibitions and displays
  • Children’s activities
  • Social activities

All skill levels are welcomed – you do not have to be an experienced embroiderer to join the Guild.

Annual Membership Fees 

  • Ordinary Member – $78.00
  • Country Member – $68.00
  • Pensioner Member – $63.00
  • Student Member – $25.00
  • Junior Member – $25.00
  • Honorary Life Member – Nil

To join and pay online, including renewals click here.  Please note, if you are renewing your membership  for 2021/22 please contact our City Vice President ( for your access details.

or Download our Membership Form 2021-22