Northern California/Nevada Artists at the 2021 SAQA Benefit Auction

The annual Benefit Auction is SAQA’s premier fundraising event! All proceeds help support SAQA’s exhibition programs, publications, and education outreach. Plus, your purchase helps increase the recognition for art quilts and the artists who make them. The 2021 auction will take place online from September 10 through October 3. With hundreds of beautiful artwork available for … More Northern California/Nevada Artists at the 2021 SAQA Benefit Auction

Shifting Tides – Convergence in Cloth

Pacific Grove Museum of Natural HistoryExhibit Dates:  July 16 through September 12, 2021  Artist Talks with Nancy Bardach, Alice Beasley, Judith Content, Lisa Jenni (Washington), Denise Oyama Miller:   Thursday, July 22 , 6-7pm  Closing Reception: September 10, 5:00-7:00pm Museum Address: 165 Forest Avenue, Pacific Grove, CA 93950 Museum Hours: Friday – Monday, 10 am – … More Shifting Tides – Convergence in Cloth

Artists in Residence: Art in the Time of the Pandemic

The SAQA Local Connections group for the Greater Sacramento/Foothills Region issued a call to artists from our Northern California and Nevada region for a non-juried showcase exhibit for art quilts made during the pandemic. The exhibit of forty 12″ x 12″ art quilts opened at the Blue Line Arts Gallery in Roseville, CA on November … More Artists in Residence: Art in the Time of the Pandemic

Artwork by Northern California/Northern Nevada Members for the 2020 SAQA Benefit Auction

The annual Benefit Auction is SAQA’s premiere fundraising event! The 2020 auction will take place online from September 11 through October 4. All proceeds help support SAQA’s exhibition programs, publications, and education outreach. Members from our region stepped up and donated fifty-six 12″x 12″ pieces to SAQA’s Benefit Auction. The pieces from our region are … More Artwork by Northern California/Northern Nevada Members for the 2020 SAQA Benefit Auction

Art Quilts Reception

The Art Quilts reception on Saturday January 11, 2020 at Sebastopol Center for the Arts was a huge success with over 200 attending. This International Juried Exhibition is a collaboration between Sebastopol Center for the Arts (SCA) & Studio Art Quilt Associates (SAQA). “Art Quilts” are art objects that reference stitched layered sculptures, using modern and/or … More Art Quilts Reception

SAQA Booth at PIQF

October 17-20, 2019 Our SAQA booth at the Pacific International Quilt Festival (PIQF) was a great success! Northern California/Nevada Regional Rep, Sonja Campbell, was there every day and reported “PIQF is always special to me because I have the opportunity to talk with the members staffing the booth.  We also get to see members who … More SAQA Booth at PIQF

Artwork by Northern California/Northern Nevada members at the 2019 SAQA Benefit Auction

Sept 13 – October 6, 2019 The annual Benefit Auction is SAQA’s premiere fundraising event! The 2019 auction will take place online from September 13 through October 6. All proceeds support SAQA’s exhibition programs and other outreach. Members from our region stepped up and donated fifty-two 12″x 12″ pieces to SAQA’s Benefit Auction. The pieces … More Artwork by Northern California/Northern Nevada members at the 2019 SAQA Benefit Auction

Shifting Tides – Opening Reception – April 20, 2019

Fiber Art from the Seven Pacific Regions of Studio Art Quilt Associates. Shifting Tides is presented as a world premier traveling exhibition in collaboration with Studio Art Quilt Associates (SAQA). Shifting Tides opened in San Jose, at Works San Jose. It was successful in so many ways. We had large crowds over the two weeks. The … More Shifting Tides – Opening Reception – April 20, 2019