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.

Located at 450 Alger St. Fort Bragg, CA 95437 - the east end of Laurel St., turn left, first house. phone: 707-409-6811

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

Donations Accepted


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

Current Board Members

President: Elaine Todd
Vice President: Jackie Wollenberg
Secretary: Karen Inwood
Treasurer: Nancy Denison
Ann Brezina
Mickie McCormic
Jennie Henderson
Lolli Jacobsen
Nancy Trissel
Jackie Wollenberg
At Large: Pavlos Mayakis


Education Director: Lolli Jacobsen
Registrar: Nancy Denison
Librarian: Roberta Brockschmidt
Programs Director: Lolli Jacobsen
Facilities Development: Jackie Wollenberg
Publicity: Mickie McCormic, Laine Escola
WebMaster:  NormaLee Andres
Facebook: Karen Inwood; Jennie Henderson


Fiscal Year 2018-2019:
Mikado Tada, Jackie Wollenberg, Adriane Nicolaisen, Mickie McCormic, Alissa Allen, Lisa Grey, Jo Britton

Fiscal Year 2019-2020:
Nancy Kennedy, Sue Luna, Deborah Corsini

Other PTArts Volunteeers

Programs/Gallery: Eleanor Adams
Gallery: Adriane Nicolaisen
Gardens: Laine Escola, Diana Corbin
Historian: Nancy Denison
Asst to Historian: Laine Escola
Spinning Group Leader: Ann Brezina
Constant Contact Admin: Karen Inwood
Scrapbook: Diana Corbin

Check out our FACEBOOK page.


Lolli is beginning to digitize the amazing textiles that exist in the PTArts collections. Click on links to view PDFs.

Japan: Kimonos

PTArts PROGRAM 5/25/19

Come at 10 for social and sharing.  Ann Brezina will share her insights regarding spinning wheels and spinning lovely yarns.


Graduating Krenov School students proudly present their fine woodworking at Partners Gallery May 18th to May 27th. OPENING RECEPTION: MAY 18TH 5-8PM With one semester of excellent instruction under their belt, this year’s students have set out to push boundaries and explore exciting designs in their second semester projects. From curved and veneered works […]

Friday MAY 10th – 7pm

Lisa Grey, artist, teacher, innovator Lisa Grey has been a full time studio artist for close to 40 years. She has led workshops in multiple dyeing, printmaking, and creative sewing techniques in the US and abroad. Her teaching approach focuses on combining technical proficiency with creative spontaneity and includes a hefty dose of play.Click […]

Mickie’s Class on Doll Making – success!

FIRST FRIDAY 5/3/19 – “SPUN OUT” spinning exhibit and sale … plus 1hr talk on Mushroom Dyeing 5:30pm

Friday 5pm-8pm Come enjoy the exhibit and a few munchies.Also Mushroom Dyeing with Alissa Allen, 1 hour lecture, 5:30 PM

Barn to Yarn 2019 – 5/4/19

Barn to Yarn 2019 at the UC Hopland Research and Extension Center will take place on May 4th from 9am-3pm. I welcome you all to join us as volunteers and to share your skill and passion for wool and fiber, please feel free to share that invitation with others who you think would add […]


Social and Sharing at 10am. Program 11am-Noon. Mickie McCormic will delight us with her world of art dolls. Should be a great time!

PDF of Newsletter

Click on this link to see in color Jackie’s last newsletter which was mailed the week of April 10th to all PTArts folks past and present.