Textile Arts Council tours offer an exciting opportunity for members to explore the craft traditions of countries throughout the world. Traveling in a small group of like-minded textile enthusiasts, participants are given the opportunity to interact with artisans and gain insights into their cultures and creative processes.

Upcoming Travel

From the TAC Tour to Morocco, September 19 to October 3, 2016. Photo courtesy of Leslee Budge.


Upcoming Trips

 Due to COVID-19 concerns, trips in 2020 to Seattle and London were necessarily postponed. These trips will be reevaluated in hopes of rescheduling for 2021.

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TAC Upcoming Events
Unless noted, all events will be presented with Zoom.

9/25/21 Workshop: Eco Printing with Lyra Bobo, Sebastopol, CA

10/16/21 Lecture: Beyond the warp and the weft: Ikat textiles of Savu Island, East Indonesia with Geneviève Duggan

10/30/21 Curated Gallery Tours: More Impact: Climate Change and Layered and Stitched with Alex Friedman and Nancy Bavor

11/6/21 Lecture: Patrick Kelly: Runway of Love with Laura Camerlengo

11/13/21 Annual Textile Bazaar

Past Lectures Recordings Archive (members only)

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Community Textile Events updated 9/8/21


Travel & Learn

Travel with TAC to learn about textiles in the countries where they are created.
Ethnic Studies

Ethnic Studies

Ethnic Textiles Study Group is a wonderful way to see, touch and learn about textiles from around the world.
Get Involved

Get Involved

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Obiko Archive

Obiko Archive

The Obiko Artwear Archive documents Bay Area clothing and jewelry designers from the 1970’s through the 1990’s.