The Surface Design Associations vision is to "To inspire creativity, encourage innovation and advocate for artistic excellence as the global leader in textile-inspired art and design." They're mission statement is to "To promote awareness and appreciation of textile-inspired art and design through member-supported benefits including publications, exhibitions and conferences." All around a great place to visit and support if you are interested in Contemporary Fiber Arts.
Just a short blog post this time. I recently taught Tie Dying and Marbling with 22 five to twelve year olds. They were wonderful and my support staff was great (thanks Reagan and Cameryn!) but I'm still recovering. It reminds me of why I usually teach adults!