PTA Board 2016

Mission Statement

Pacific Textile Arts is a 501-C-3 educational non-profit existing to support, share, and celebrate the fiber arts.
VIA PAYPAL


Located at 450 Alger St. Fort Bragg, CA 95437 - the east end of Laurel St., turn left, first house.


pacifictextilearts@mcn.org phone: 707-409-6811


Houses a gallery, library, demonstration studios, sales room, and classrooms.

PTArts


Open:
Wednesdays 10:30-NOON Thursdays 1:30-3:30 Saturdays 11:00-1:00


For additional hours call the PTArts phone number - outgoing message has information on contacting board members: Jackie, Nancy or Lolli

2016 Board

Current Board Members

President: Elaine Todd
Vice President: Jackie Wollenberg
Secretary: Karen Inwood
Treasurer/Office: Nancy Denison
Newsletter: Jackie Wollenberg
Monthly Programs/Gallery/Classes: Lolli Jacobsen
Publicity: Mickie McCormic, Lolli, Karen
Constant Contact: Karen Inwood
Gardens: Karen Inwood
Facilities: Jackie Wollenberg
Facebook: Mickie McCormic
Historian: Nancy Denison
Office Help: Sue Arnold
At Large: Pavlos Mayakis, Kat Wade
Spinning Group Leader: Ann Brezina

2018 new Board Members:
Nancy Trissel
Jennie Henderson

PTArts Volunteeers

Programs/Gallery: Eleanor Adams
Gallery: Adriane Nicholiasen
Librarian: Roberta Brockschmidt
Gardens: Laine Escola, Diana Corbin
Asst to Historian: Laine Escola
Scrapbook: Diana Corbin
WebMaster: NormaLee

Fall 2018 Textile Tour of the Cusco Highlands

La tejedora Summer 2018 October 22nd – November 2nd, 2018 12 days and 12 nights

Whether you are a textile enthusiast or an adventure traveler that wants to experience traditional Andean life far off the beaten path, accompany us on a remarkable journey. Visit remote weaving communities accompanied by Quechua […]

Help Oaxaca textile earthquake victims

From: Arianne Rand <ariannerand@gmail.com> Date: Mon, 25 Jun 2018 23:26:29 -0700

Hello Community,

I am back in Mendocino for a visit and am helping a dear friend of mine in Oaxaca, Mexico, the place I call home, organize an auction of vintage Mexican and Guatemalan textiles. We are asking people to consider donating anything […]

Class Opportunity

Mari Yaaguchi, of Ryukyu Textile, will hold several events at her studio (19120 Dorffi Rd., Ft. Bragg, CA) this summer.

Mari is offering the following workshops during the summer. Mari has a fascinating historical collection of Japanese textiles and plant fibers, and shares in depth knowledge about each of her treasures. Check out […]

Opportunity – Juried Show

Presented by the Richmond Art Center in partnership with the Northern California Surface Design Association What Knot? will feature contemporary art by Californian artists working with fiber and textile construction techniques, and offering new twists on traditional processes, materials and concepts. The exhibition will be juried by Camille Ann Brewer, Curator of Contemporary Art at […]

Friday June 1st — LOTS GOIN’ ON

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5pm-8pm First Friday Gallery Opening with works from Mendocino College Fiber Arts students

 

7pm Hear from Jody Alexander (who is teaching at the Mendocino Art Center) on The Boro Aesthetic Boro is a word used to describe Japanese textiles that have been pieced, patched, repaired and […]

Friday June 1st 2018

5 PM First Friday in Gallery – Mendocino College Student Work 5 PM in the Tapestry Studio – THE RHINO PROJECT with Anne Beck and Michelle Wilson 7 PM in the classroom – The Boro Aesthetic

Jody Alexander will discuss how Japanese Boro textiles have influenced her artwork. She will show images of Japanese Boro […]

Sunday 5/6/18 held special program

at 2pm for ….Lisa Trujillo’s talk on “Traditional Chimayo and Rio Grande Hispanic Weaving Styles”

Upcoming events …

New Travel Experiences with Traditions Mexico!

In support of Northern CA fire victims ….

Hi All,

I have started a Facebook page to match up equipment with people that have lost looms, spinning wheels, etc. in the recent California Fires. Please help me spread the word so that people and organization that have equipment to donate can post what they have and fiber artist can post what equipment […]

In need of fleece to spin? …

https://sfbay.cropmobster.com/alert/free-sheep-wool-alpacas/