Brazilian Dimensional Embroidery

International Guild, Inc.


International Guild

​Last Updated 01/29/17

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Brazilian Dimensional Embroidery International Guild

Any person 18 years of age or older may become a member of the Guild upon application and payment of annual dues.  Minors may join under sponsorship of an adult member.


Membership shall be considered as lapsed and automatically terminated if such member's dues remain unpaid 60 days after the first day of that member's anniversary month.


Upon review and recommendation by the Conduct Committee, the Executive Board may revoke any membership.


The Membership List ​may be used for BDEIG functions only.

This beautiful banner was created for the guild by Mary Kurbis' group of B.E. stitchers in Vernon, B.C.  It proudly hangs at all seminars, and is be available for show at trade shows and other events to advertise the guild.  If you are going to an event and would like to have it for display, please contact our current president.   Let's see our banner displayed and enjoyed often. 

Excerpts from BDEIG By-laws

Elections will be by Paper Ballot published in the May Newsletter with directions on delivering vote to Nominating Chairman.


Elections will be held at the annual business meeting.


Names of nominees and letters of acceptance must be received by the Nominating Chairman as directed in the February newsletter.  There will be no nominations from the floor at the annual business meeting.


Ballots will be open and counted immediately before the annual meeting by a member at large and two Executive Board members, to be chosen by the Past President.


Names of candidates with majority vote of all ballots received will be announced.  All counts remain private.


New Officers assume responsibilities on July 1.

MEMBERSHIP AND DUES

ANNUAL MEETING & SEMINAR

ELECTIONS

Fiscal Year is July 1 - June 30. 


Members may not use their Guild membership to profit financially by sales or solicitation of business.  EXCEPTIONS ARE:

  • Paid advertising in the Guild newsletter
  • Paid booths at Seminar
  • Other Guild functions


Guild may contract with any individual in a professional capacity.


Fiscal records will be reviewed annually by a committee appointed by the President, with written report submitted to Board.


Chapter ​fundraisers will not compete with BDEIG fund-raising events.

Annual Business Meeting of the Guild membership will be held during each year's Seminar for the purpose of electing officers and completing other business necessary for the good of the Guild.

BDEIG Membership i
s a requirement for Seminar registration.

Only Current members 
are entitled to vote.

bdeig

Objectives

Help members, teachers, and students achieve high standards of excellence in Brazilian embroidery.


Encourage the knowledge and use of Brazilian embroidery.

Provide Guidelines 
for judging and Seminar classes.

Promote 
positive interaction among those who do Brazilian embroidery through workshops, demonstrations, classes and the annual Seminar.

Foster 
the formation of BDEIG Chapters, both local and internet.

Encourage 
Guild members to honor and respect the work of all designers and artists.

What's Happening on Facebook

Brazilian Dimensional Embroidery

Closed group & Not managed by BDEIG, but many guild members participate

FISCAL POLICIES