Etiquette and Covid Policy

Statement of Principles & Conduct

XRX, Inc. is the parent company of Stitches Events, an equal-opportunity employer with regard to our employees, teachers, contractors, and other staff. As such, we consider discrimination of any kind unacceptable. Diversity and equality are essential to who we are, and respect for everyone is a core part of our identity. Discrimination based on gender, age, race, ethnicity, color, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, family status, disability, medical or a genetic condition will not be tolerated.

We strongly believe that it is our responsibility to promote and defend diversity at our shows. We have a zero-tolerance policy toward discrimination, bullying, and hate speech. Among, but not limited to, the conducts that we find unacceptable are bullying, inappropriate physical contact, or any form of physical, verbal, or non-verbal harassment or abuse toward anyone for any reason. As such, we reserve the right to take appropriate actions and/or remove from our shows any person that, in our judgment, fails to adhere to our zero-tolerance discrimination and/or bullying policies.

Stitches West Covid Policy

Here is a list of our current polices. As information develops we may add or change these requirements. For more information you can view read the waiver (button below) or see the announcement here.

These policies apply to all instructors, attendees, exhibitors, market-goers, volunteers, third-party vendors, and staff. To enter and attend the Market, take any classes, and attend any special events, you must…

  • Read and agree to the Covid Liability Waiver
  • Show proof of double vaccination
  • Wear a mask

Venue and Hotel Covid Policy

Convention Center Policies: View them on their website here.

Hyatt Policies: You can view them on their website here or view their pdf.

Sheraton Policies: You can view the policies on their website here.