- SAQA is Hiring - Marketing Outreach CoordinatorInterested in working for SAQA? We are looking for a Marketing Outreach Coordinator to join our fun and creative team. This part-time paid position allows you to work remotely from home (requires computer and reliable internet access).
- 2017 Conference - Lightning Talk Presenters needed! The SAQA Special Events Committee is looking for 16 speakers to share their work, their ideas, and their inspirations at the 2017 SAQA Conference. A Lightning Talk in a fast-paced informative presentation that is six minutes and 40 seconds long.
- Submit your book to our online library! SAQA members are among the most accomplished fiber artists in the world, not only creating and exhibiting artwork, but teaching, curating, and writing about art. The books created by SAQA members run the gamut from technique-specific workshops in book form, to retrospectives of one artist’s body of work, to volumes dedicated to art quilt research and history. Are you a SAQA member who is also an author? Complete our online form to have your book listed included in our
Special Interest Groups - Join one today!Want to connect with other SAQA members? Learn more about about a particular topic?
For 2017, SAQA will be offering a new series of online discussion groups called Special Interest Groups (SIGs). These meetings take place "virtually" using Zoom video conferencing technology. It's a fun way to meet other SAQA members and discuss art-related topics. Our first SIG is all about Mixed Media!
- Webinar: Tips for Traveling Quilt Teachers - Register Today! Award-winning artist Lyric Kinard will share tips and experiences from her years on the teaching circuit. She’ll cover everything from communicating with guilds, developing exciting workshops, arranging travel and lodging, inspiring students, and selling products as part of your teaching business. We’ll conclude with a brief Q&A session. Thursday, February 9, 2017 at 11 am ET (GMT-5)
2017 SAQA Conference: Registration is now open! The 2017 Annual Conference "Creation to Curation" will be held April 27 - April 30, 2017 in Lincoln, Nebraska. Participants will enjoy a wide range of activities during this joint conference with the International Quilt Study Center and Museum including a keynote address by Michael James, behind the scenes tours, breakout sessions and more!
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