American Needlepoint Guild

Gateway Chapter
St. Louis, Missouri


2015-2016 Programs

Needlenotes Newsletter

Meetings and Stitch-Ins


Standing Rules

Meeting Minutes

Chapter Officers

Membership Application (PDF)

Stitching Topics

St. Louis Area Exhibits




National ANG Teacher - Jill Rigoli
"How to Read Your Canvas"

Thursday, October 8, 2015
Evening Meeting Only
6:00 pm
Ladue Chapel

National ANG teacher, Jill Rigoli, will share her needlepoint expertise and describe the techniques for "'How to Read your Canvas" at the evening meeting of Gateway Chapter of ANG on Thursday, October 8. Jill's program will include how to choose threads, stitches, and colors to achieve the finished look that you want. She will even share tips about the use of embellishments.

NOTE: The regular third Thurdsay meeting date has changed to the second Thursday, October 8 with an evening meeting only at 6:00 pm! The October 8 morning meeting is cancelled!

Please note that you will only have an opportunity to see Jill Rigoli and hear her program on the evening of Thursday, October 8. This is a different date than our usual meeting. The third Thursday meeting planned for Thursday, October 15 is being replaced with the Thursday evening meeting on Thursday, October 8. Remember, Jill will only be speaking at the evening meeting. The October 8 morning meeting is cancelled.

Join the evening meeting and hear many needlepoint canvas tips from Jill Rigoli!

Check for more details about this project and our other planned activities in our newsletter and tri-fold brochure!!

Hope to see you often this year!

August-September-October Needlenotes

Click here to read the August-September-October Needlenotes for current member and chapter activities. There is more information in the newsletter about the the Stitch-In in August at a co-president's home. Also, check-out the the Shop News for our advertisers. They have great fun ideas for the summer and fall vacations.

If you have missed any previous newsletters, click here or click Needlenotes Newsletter under the Contents heading on the left side of this page.

ANG Two-Day Workshop
March 3 & 4, 2016
Terry Dryden - Funky Rose

Terry Dryden has been teaching at ANG National Seminars and many other places across the United States. Terry specializes in developing new techniques, experiments with colors and has a wonderful design for balance and proportions. She is coming to teach a workshop for the St. Louis Gateway ANG chapter on Thursday, March 3 and Friday, March 4, 2016.

Her project is FUNKY ROSE and she will begin the workshop with a two-page tutorial that is included in the instruction book about how to design your own background using Copic Sketch Markers. You will be able to take these techniques and transfer those ideas to many of your other canvases.

The workshop is a two-day workshop on Thursday, March 3, 2016 and Friday, March 4, 2016 at Ladue Chapel, from 9:00 A.M to 4:00 P.M. The cost of the two-day workshop is $135.00. Seating is limited and the cut-off date is December 10, 2015.

Come and join us for this special event. Please make checks payable to Gateway Chapter - ANG and mail to member Anne Freeman. (Please check your roster or newsletter for Anne's mailing address.)


Colored Pictures in your e-Mail Newsletter

It is time to keep up with the changing world and we have decided to join in. Begriming with the Gateway ANG September-October 2013 newsletter, you will receive the newsletter only through email if you have provided the chapter with an email address. You will not receive the newsletter by mail.

If you would like to have a copy of the newsletter mailed to your home, please contact Judy Lewis, Newsletter Chair at 314-997-6674 or If your mail address or email address have changed, please contact Judy or Kathryn Nagy, Membership Chair.

Need a Ride to the Meetings??

Don't miss our meetings because you need a ride. Janice Marsh is your Ride Coordinator. Contact her and she will arrange a ride for you so you can join either our morning or evening meetings or both!! Janice might even arrange for a drive-thru at McDonald's to satisfy your cravings! Contact Janice!

Chapter Information

Phone Numbers, Mail and Email Addresses

Do we have your current phone and mailing addresses? Send any additions or corrections to Leigh Hullverson, Membership officer at

"Tri-fold" Brochure

Information about the Gateway ANG chapter can be found in the tri-fold brochure. It includes information about the nonprofit organization, programs, workshops, and events scheduled for 2014-2015. Complete the membership application and join other members in the many needlework activities. If you are already a member, share this information with your friends and neighbors and share your interest in needlepoint.

If you want to advertise, please contact the Treasurer for advertising rates.

Send corrections and suggestions to the Webmaster.

Copyright © 2015, Gateway Chapter of the American Needlepoint Guild, Inc. The contents of this page were expressly posted for individual viewing purposes on the Internet only. No part of this Web site may be published, reproduced, stored in, or introduced into a retrieval system, or transmitted in any form or by any means (including electronic, mechanical, photocopy) whatsoever without written permission from the above copyright holder.