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
Sue Arnold
Ann Brezina
Mickie McCormic
Jennie Henderson
Lolli Jacobsen
Nancy Trissel
At Large: Pavlos Mayakis


Education Director: Lolli Jacobsen
Registrar: Nancy Denison
Librarian: Roberta Brockschmidt
Programs Director: Lolli Jacobsen
Office Mgr/Bookkeeper: Nancy Denison
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
Spinning Group Leader: Ann Brezina
Constant Contact Admin: Karen Inwood
Scrapbook: Diana Corbin

PTArts Program this Saturday 1-25-2020

At 11:00 AM Adriane Nicolaisen will present a slide show about her recent trip to Uzbekistan and Turkey, elaborating on her collection of textiles from the area now on exhibit in the Gallery.

Meet and Greet at 10:00 AM before the program.All are welcome, donations appreciated.

Adriane writes:

Handcrafts as well as hand made […]

Learn To Weave in 2020

with Janice SullivanMONDAYS 6-9pmFebruary 10 – April 13, 2020

NOW FULL … If you register after Dec 30th … You will be on THE WAITING LIST. If you don’t want to register to be on the waiting list, contact the office and leave a message on the answering machine for Nancy Denison.


First Friday:  December 6, 2019   5-8pm

PTArts Program 11-23-19

Social and Sharing 10am

Program 11am:  Linda Turner and Valerie Frey will delight us with “show and tell” from their travels to Japan and their study of Kumihimo.


Mark your calendar … Nov 9, 2019

Beginning Kumihimo class will be given on Saturday November 9th.  Sign up via our registration page.

November Gallery – Eileen Broderick

LAYERSHand knitted and crocheted wraps often worn over multi-colored hand dyed shirts. Plus other accessories created by Eileen Broderick.

Rescheduled due to power outage ….Nov 4/5 M/T: Crocheting the Coast

Introductory lesson in crocheting flora and fauna with Trisha LavoieNovember 4/5th Introductory talk Monday, Nov 4th, 7pm at PTA classroomAll welcome at no charge. Donations gratefully accepted.

Talk: Artist Trisha Lavoie will discuss her fiber art practice of recreating natural objects using crochet. In particular this talk will focus on her work recreating local […]


Due to the likelihood of PGE power shutoff in Fort Bragg tomorrow … “popcorn and a movie” has been cancelled by Elaine Todd.

Travels to Guatemala opportunity …

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Oct Fiber Fair a success !

Thanks to all who worked the faire as well as those who came to find treasures.