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
Jennie Henderson
Lolli Jacobsen
Mickie McCormic
Joanie Packard
Nancy Trissel


Education Director: Lolli Jacobsen
Collections Curator: 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:
Makiko Tada, Jackie Wollenberg, Adriane Nicolaisen, Mickie McCormic, Alissa Allen, Lisa Grey, Jo Britton

Fiscal Year 2019-2020:
Nancy Kennedy, Sue Luna, Deborah Corsini, Janice Sullivan, Jackie Wollenberg, Ann Brezina

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

Member’s Holiday Store OPEN

Click HERE or on Menu Tab

Please note that PTArts will not be a party to any transactions.All items are held by artists and all customer interactions will be between you and the artist either via a phone number or an email.


Hurricanes thru Guatemala

Deborah Chandler writes ” We have had a long and extra-wet rainy season here in Central America this year, and now for a grand finale we have been hit by two huge hurricanes, ETA and IOTA. The damage is staggering, and I am hoping you can help us with recovery efforts.  My letter tells […]

CNCH Fall Newsletter

Click HERE to see the current Conference of Northern California Handweavers newsletter.

Upcoming …

STREAMING SERIES ON ZOOM from – 10/28, 11/18, 12/9, 1/6 Four-part presentation on SHIBORI hosted by Yoshiko Iwamoto Wada with Ana Lisa Hedstrom. You may sign-up for the full streaming series at a discount or pick and choose episodes to attend. If you miss a specific registered episode and still wish to see […]

Attending a Show via PDF file

Textile makers around the world do more than create vibrant fabrics for innumerable uses. Their creations stretch in countless ways. They reach back in time—continuing time-honored practices—and forward in time, bringing countless innovations and cross-cultural influences. Textiles may reflect hope, as makers use traditional knowledge to sustain the economies and ecologies of their communities. […]

Celebrate Spinning and Weaving Week Oct 5-11, 2020

Handweaver’s Guild of America

The PTArts Spinning Group continues to meet regularly – contact Ann Brezina at annscats @ gmail for more information. Recently we have been meeting at Ann’s home but we also gather on the patio at Pacific Textile Arts as well. We spin on Thursdays between 1:30 and 3:30pm.

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In Memory Of ….

Judy Fisher 1928-2020 […]


Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, this year’s FIBER FAIR has been cancelled.

Check out our FACEBOOK page.You can find the 2020 Newsletter here.

All PTArts gatherings postponed until further notice (Gallery, Programs, Classes, etc..)

Posted 3-18-2020