Danielle Iris, "Stitching Our Lives Back Together (detail)"

Surface Design Association: Innovation in Fiber, Art, and Design

Since 1977, SDA has promoted awareness and appreciation of textile-inspired art and design through member-supported benefits like publications, exhibitions, and conferences.

We need your help to continue:

  • Providing a community for sharing ideas and inspiration
  • Creating platforms for insight and education
  • Sponsoring juried exhibitions for members, artists and students
  • Supporting professional development
  • Recognizing creative excellence through grants and awards

Please consider a gift to the SDA Annual Fund.

Join our Leadership Circle
Channel your passion for fiber art and textiles by becoming a member of SDA’s Leadership Circle, whose contributors invest $250 or more per year to support SDA’s sustained commitment to our field.

Leadership Circle Benefits:

  • Annual recognition in the SDA Journal and website
  • Special quarterly newsletters
  • Quarterly Meet and Greet conference calls with our Executive Director, Board President, or artists

Contact us today for more information:  info@surfacedesign.org


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Ellen Grenell, “Brother Bird”

Do you love fiber art and textile media? Would you like to do more?

  • Consider becoming a member of SDA’s international network of creative professionals. Or, support SDA by introducing your business or organization to the SDA community.
  • Volunteer your time and talents to strengthen the SDA community.
  • Support SDA with your next Amazon purchase using Amazon Smile.

Questions? Contact us at: info@surfacedesign.org