- Watch the NEW SAQA Video! Learn about SAQA’s global community of artists, collectors & arts professionals! This new 15 minute film all about SAQA includes member interviews PLUS beautiful artwork. Find out more about SAQA's history and how our members get inspired to create.
- SAQA Seminar 2017 - Surface Design!The Education Committee is excited to announce SAQA Seminar 2017! The theme is Surface Design. We’ll kick off in September and run through the end of October releasing a new unit of material every two weeks. We’ll cover four topics: Print, Paint, Dye and Odds and Ends. Members will have access to articles, tutorials, book reviews and links to inspirational resources. There will be video conversations with surface design artists. We’ll have a Facebook group for SAQA Seminar participants and opportunities to participate in live video chats.
2017 Benefit Auction - We want YOUR artwork! SAQA's 2017 Benefit Auction will take place online from September 15 through October 8. Be part of SAQA’s most-anticipated fund-raising event! Donate a 12 x 12-inch art quilt to our 2017 Benefit Auction to support our exhibition and outreach programs. Last year, the auction raised almost $80,000. Help us do it again! Deadline for entry is June 1, 2017.
- Mentorship Webinar: Australian Landscapes in Art QuiltsRecording now available! Three award winning SAQA artists: Dianne Firth, Sue Dennis and Judy Hooworth share insights on incorporating their native Australian landscape in outstanding art quilts. Each covered their individual process of viewing landscape and transitioning their thoughts into pieces of art.
- SAQA Mentorship Program SAQA mentorship offers a goal or project-based program of peer mentoring, open to all SAQA members seeking one-on-one mentorship for a period lasting up to twelve months. The primary Mentorship Program is for artists beginning an art practice and also for experienced artists that want to explore growth opportunities with another experienced artist. Mentors can provide a wide array of options to consider and offer constructive critique. Find out more!
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