GUIDELINES INCENTIVE CHARMS HOUSTON EMBROIDERERS’ GUILD
CHARMS AWARDED FOR COMPLETION OF PROJECTS
(All projects to be presented for charm award shall be completed during the current year)
• PROGRAMS: sea related charms
This charm is awarded for the completion of a previous program which was presented at HEG.
LONG-TERMS: insect charms
This charm is awarded for the completion of a long-term which was taught at HEG.
WORKSHOP: sewing charms
This charm is awarded for the completion of a workshop piece which was sponsored by HEG. In the event there is a workshop angel, an angel charm will be awarded.
CORRESPONDENCE COURSE: heart charm
This charm is awarded for the completion of a Group Correspondence Course.. The piece does not need to be submitted for a critique.
SEMINAR PIECE: western charm
This charm is awarded for the completion of an EGA sponsored seminar piece.
MAGIC BOOK: wizard’s hat charm
This charm is awarded for the completion of l large or 2 smaller projects as listed in the Magic Book for the current year. If the magic piece qualifies for a different charm award, the participant may choose which charm she prefers.
CHARMS AWARDED FOR THE COMPLETION OF SPECIAL PROJECTS
BOOKMARKS: book or bookmark charm
This charm is awarded for the completion of 10 bookmarks represent-
ing three or more techniques.
OPPORTUNITY KNOCKS: basket charm
This charm is awarded for stitching a piece for the opportunity knocks basket for seminar.
KISSING PILLOWS: X-O charm
This charm is awarded for stitching 12 kissing pillows.
HABITAT FOR HUMANITY: house charm
This charm is awarded for stitching 2 Habitat for Humanity samplers
EXHIBIT RIBBONS: ribbon charm
This charm is awarded for stitching 2 ribbons for an HEG exhibit.
CHARMS AWARDED FOR LEADERSHIP
LEADING A PROGRAM: key charm
This charm is awarded for leading an HEG program or series of programs.
LEADING A LONG-TERM: dedication or commitment heart charm
This charm is awarded for leading a long-term class
CROWNS AND CHAIRS ARE AWARDED AT THE PRESIDENT’S DISCRETION
Bringing in 2 new primary members: heart in hand charm
Participation: year charm First time attendee: pine cone charm
Sewing helpers: charm appropriate to year’s theme. Completion of beaded nametag: maple leaf charm
Attending all 5 days: assorted military charms Attending at least 1 day: star charm(given only once the week of boot camp) Chow line provider: food charm Sewing helpers: sewing charm