"The purpose of the Smocking Arts Guild of America is to preserve and foster the art of smocking and related needlework for future generations through education, service, communication and quality workmanship."


Chesapeake Treasures

Crownsville MD

Contact: Jan Tatum
Phone: 443-949-0722
President: Jan Tatum
VP: Oerations:Linda Ownby; Membership:Lindsay Carroll
Treasurer: Peggy Hueston
Secretary: Martha Sykora

Chapter News & Workshops

Kathy Dykstra hosted by Chesapeake Treasures

Kathy Dysktra will be hosted by the Chesapeake Treasures at the Crofton Library in Crofton, Maryland on April 21 and 22, 2017. She will be teaching the Reverse Applique Dress and the Jazzy Jacket. See attached brochure for more information. Registration closes February 20, 2017. 

Fall 2016 Barbara Meger to teach at the Chesapeake Treasures

More information coming - 1 day class "Fine Feathers Evening Bag"

Barbara Meger to be hosted by the Chesapeake Treasures

Barbara Meger will be teaching April 23 and 24, 2016 at the Edgewater Police Station. Classes to be offered are "Smocking Stitchers- Not for Artisans Only" and "Applique Smocking- A Classic Choice".

Chesapeake Treasures Smocking Guild is happy to announce that Barbara Meger will be presenting a  weekend of beautiful smocking techniques on Saturday, April 23 and Sunday, April 24, 2016.

 “Smocking Stitches- Not for Artisans Only   Saturday, April 23, 2016   9:30 am – 4:30 pm

“Applique Smocking—A Classic Choice”          Sunday, April 24, 2016     9 am – 4 pm

 Classes are limited to 25 people per class. Registrations closes on March 10, 2016. 

Click on the link below for more detailed information on the classes, kits, location, and fees.


Meeting Info:

2nd Thursday 7:00 p.m.
St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, 1110 St. Stephen's