Shining Needle Society (SNS) sponsors online needlework classes in an easy-to-access format via Yahoo Groups. SNS is free to join (no dues!) and you only pay for the classes you choose to take. Classes are offered in a variety of techniques (needlepoint, linen/cross stitch, silk and metal, beading, crewel, etc.) and in levels from beginner through advanced. For more information, visit the Shining Needle Society Home Room group:

Shining Needle Society Home Room Group

The easiest way to join Shining Needle Society is to email Kate Gaunt at Kate runs Shining Needle Society and is happy to answer your questions and inquiries — including helping you join Yahoo Groups, if needed. They have more than 5000 members, so please check them out!