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

April 26th Program: WOOL

Come at 10am for social and share. 11am Ann Brezina, recent board member, spinner extraordinaire, shearer and wool judge at Boonville Fair, will be speaking on a favorite subject of hers … WOOL. Come, enjoy, learn.

 

Upcoming events …

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/

March Gallery and Program: following the adventures of Mari

Mari Yamaguchi’s Japanese Textiles

Saturday Program Series 3-24-18 FIELD TRIP We will meet Saturday, March 24 at 10:00 AM in the classroom at Pacific Textile Arts for social and sharing. By 10:45 we will be carpooling to the studio of Mari Yamaguchi, who will share her extensive collection of Japanese textiles and the cellulose […]

Saturday 2-24-18 PTArts Program

Laura Pierce’s topic – her hooked rugs “off the floor” at our monthly program. Social sharing starts at 10am and program starts at 11am.

Busy Weekend August 5th 2017

PTArts worked the ART IN THE GARDENS event and Linda Hartshorn’s Indigo Dyeing class was at the PTArts campus !

Here are a few pictures from Art In The Garden …

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MAY 27th: Sewing Circle 11am & 1:30pm

Come join in the sewing circle for the Rhinoceros Project as our last program gathering before summer break. You can visit their website at rhinocerosproject.tumblr.com which has a bunch of photos & some information about the project.

Coffee and Show&Tell at 10am A presentation by Anne and Michelle from 11 to noon followed by a […]

SAD NEWS …Fort Bragg Fabric Studio destroyed in 4-26-17 fire.

This tragic fire engulfed Lolli’s studio. . .she and Eleanor drove by after lunch. . . everything gone. No one in her studio at the time, thank goodness, but all her screens, etc. are gone. Ron Hock, her petanque partner, has started a GOFUNDME page in support of Lolli and her studio mates, Jacob […]

March 2017 Items

GALLERY SHOW …. drawings from the Larry Thomas’ students and friends group.

INTRODUCTION TO RUG WEAVING: The Many Possibilities of Plain Weave with JASON COLLINGWOOD March 25-28 (3 1/2 days)

–> and a FRIDAY NIGHT SPECIAL 3/24/17 at 7pm talk from Youngmin Lee

Jogakbo, patchwork bojagi, embodies the philosophy of recycling, as the cloths are […]