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  • Oaxacan Textile Sale
    Arianne Rand will be at PTArts with her unique collection of Oaxacan textiles.  Dates: Saturday 12/11 and Sunday 12/12Times: 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM 450 Alger St.  Fort Bragg, CA  95437 Proof of vaccination & masks required Esda Studio…
  • CNCH May 19 – 22, 2022 San Mateo
    Conference of Northern California Handweavers in person next Spring.  If you would like to join the New Yokayo guild which does not currently have any meetings,  you can contact Lotus Baker in Willits via email  lotusspinner@ gmail.com.   Dues…
  • 2021 Best of Fiber Fair Online
    PTArts annual textile rummage sale/bazaar fundraiser which features textile treasures donated to us during the year, is being held online this month. Sales are on a first come – first sold basis and will be coordinated through Lolli JacobsenContact Lolli (707-964-4819…
  • Shopping at THE WOODS this weekend
    Gerry Grimes’ Holiday Sale Oct. 2 – 3, 2021.     10am to 3pm at the Woods Clubhouse.  Handwoven Rugs, Scarves, knit headbands and finger-less gloves.  Also available by appointment 937 2542.
  • Tapestry Exhibit held over … thru Sept
    If you missed the Larochette tapestry exhibit in August … you can see it this month.
  • PTArts reacting to resurgence of COVID
    Due to the Delta Variant’s impact on life as we know it, PTArts is closing again until this new round of surge is over and the breakthrough infections subside.We’ll do Fiber Fair as an online exhibit/sale again in…
  • Anatomy of a Tapestry: Techniques, Materials, Care Exhibition
    Anatomy of a Tapestry: Techniques, Materials, Care Exhibition Opening: Friday, August 6, 5PM Book Presentation: Saturday August 7, 11AM PACIFIC TEXTILE ARTS 450 Alger St. Fort Bragg, CA 95437 707-409-6811 We’re excited to be celebrating the recent publication…
  • PTArts cautiously opening
    Calligraphy Group started up again but taking JUNE and JULY off  —  Contact Judy  jdetrick @ mcn.org AND … Spinning Group starting up at different times but often on  Wednesdays from 12 -2:00 on PTArts campus.  Contact Ann…
  • IMDI – republished book on mushroom dyeing
    You may order the book, Mushrooms For Dyes, Paper, Pigments & Myco-Stix, by Miriam C. Rice and Dorothy Beebee from https://fungi.com/collections/other-mushroom-books-1/products/mushrooms-for-dyes-paper-pigments-myco-stix or from Nancy directly (for $35) if you live in Mendocino/Fort Bragg area. As reported in our…
  • Guest House Museum Rugs
    Rag rugs woven by members of Pacific Textile Arts on the antique Finnish loom at the Guest House Museum in Ft. Bragg are for sale at the museum, as posted on their Facebook page.  Even though the museum…
  • PTArts Newsletter #77C
    Jackie Wollenberg has again done a fantastic job getting PTArts activites on paper with her annual newsletter.   If you have ever been associated with PTA, you will receive a black and white copy in your mailbox with an…
  • California Arts Council GRANTS
    The California Arts Council recently announced the historic return of direct funding for California’s individual artists, for the first time in nearly two decades!    Apply by April 1 for the Individual Artists Fellowship grant, supporting emerging, established,…