"Sketch XV (detail)," Catherine Reinhart

Join a community of artists 40 years strong.

Surface Design Association brings together studio artists, designers, educators, curators, gallery owners, students, and writers through a shared passion for fiber art. While a major benefit of membership is a subscription to the quarterly Surface Design Association Journal, your membership means so much more!

If you love the textile arts, you already belong. Membership prices begin at:

Individual – $75
Digital Only – $60
Student – $40

Individual Members receive:upright_readers_brigade_ Rachel Brumer_2015

  •  Information and inspiration from the quarterly Surface Design Journal print publication and mobile digital app
  • A digital membership for those who prefer to experience the Journal virtually
  • Regular newsletters with updates on opportunities, exhibitions, and all things SDA
  • Access to SDA regional groups for networking, exhibitions, and creative community

Membership also includes opportunities to:AZSDA Explorations Exhibit_ASU Alumni

  • Apply for financial support for projects or workshops through SDA Member Grants & Awards
  • Share and exhibit up to 3 (three) images of art work on the SDA website
  • Exhibit regionally and nationally
  • Participate in the annual International Exhibition in Print
  • Access to SDA-sponsored conferences and events
  • Share and search for events and announcements on the SDA Calendar
  • Contribute the the SDA Swatch Collection or access the collection for  educational purposes
  • Participate in professional development opportunities
  • Volunteer for SDA

All memberships may be upgraded to Premium, expanding benefits to include:

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  • Exclusive consideration for the SDA Quarterly Online Exhibit
  • Increased maximum of 10 (ten) images of artwork on the SDA website
  • Access to the SDA Member Product Director for promoting your book or DVD

 

 

Surface Design Association also serves a vibrant community of guilds, textile organizations, art centers, schools, libraries, and universities through Affiliate Memberships.

Lizzy cross-matadero_carpet 2012Affiliate Members receive:

  • Access to the quarterly Surface Design Journal print publication and mobile digital app
  • Regular newsletters with updates on opportunities, exhibitions, and all things SDA
  • Access to back issues of the Surface Design Journal from 2006 on, via the SDA app
  • Access to the SDA Swatch Collection for educational purposes
  • Opportunities to promote organizations, schools or guilds to artists and students

 

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If you love the textile arts, you already belong.

Become a member today!

Questions about memberships? Please contact us at info@surfacedesign.org.