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

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

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: Karen Inwood, Jennie Henderson
Historian: Nancy Denison
At Large: Pavlos Mayakis
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

PTArts Program April 27th

11am-Noon The World of Art Dolls with Mickie McCormic … Social and Sharing starts at 10am.

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.

What is Sprang?

PTArts Program Saturday March 23rd. NormaLee shared information gotten at Carol James’ MAC class last November. Social and Sharing at 10 – Program 11 to noon.


Your $15 annual membership dues keep this organization going. Please consider joining this year by using the online form.

Take all 3 Rugs classes and save $

If you are interested in weaving rugs … there are 3 wonderful opportunities to expand your repertoire … and if you decide to take all 3 classes, you can save $200 over the cost of the individual classes. (1) $350 (2) $350 (3) $250

(1) RAGS IN TRANSITION with Jo Britton June(2) RUG WEAVING […]

SF Weaving Workshop April 4-5 2019

Loom and Shuttle Guild — presentsWendy Garrity, Kushutara. April 4 & 5, 2019 Workshop. In this workshop, Wendy Garrity will introduce students to sapma and thrima, the supplementary weft techniques used to create kushutara, the sumptuous single-faced brocade used for women’s festival dresses in Bhutan. Participants will explore traditional Bhutanese motifs and begin […]

March Gallery Show

TEXTILES ABOUT TEXTILES is a show of wet-felted tapestries inspired by the textiles of Mexico, Guatemala and Peru. They are abstract paintings in wool felt, meant to celebrate my fascination with the ethnic textile traditions that have inspired me since I began working in fiber.The work in this show reinterprets the language of […]

Spring 2019 Natural Dye Magazine

Turkey Red Journal – A Journal Dedicated to Natural Dyes

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 […]


will now meet regularly on Thursdays 1:30-3:30pm and no regularly scheduled Saturdays.