The mission of FASA – Fiber Artists of San Antonio is to maintain and advance fiber as an art form through the education of its members and the general public [Read more…]
1. To maintain and advance fiber as an art form through the education of its members and the general public.
2. To promote appreciation and encourage support of fiber as an art form by the public through exhibitions and educational activities.
3. All organizational meetings and activities will further serve educational, charitable and cultural purposes within the meaning of 501(c)(3) of the Code.
As part of our mission, individual art work has been donated to help raise funds for local charitable organizations. Charitable organizations as beneficiaries of FASA have included: New Life for Girls and Say Si, a year-round, long-term, multidisciplinary arts program for students from high and middle schools.
SPUTNIK Meeting Minutes
July meeting will be Sunday the 14th at Jean Dahlgren’s studio at 240 East Huisache, SATX 78212.
The 9 June FASA Spirited, Passionate, Uninhibited, Thoughtful, Nurturing, Innovative, Kind (SPUTNIK) meeting was attended by a hot but exuberant group of artists, ready to fellowship![Read more…]
FASA Members: Please review the minutes from the May General Meeting so that they may be submitted for approval on June 10th.[Read more…]
Artsy ornaments AND 4th of July pins made by Annie. Annie gave us some samples to take home to make our own pins and ornaments. We will share what we made at the next SPUTNIK meeting in July.[Read more…]
President: Deborah Harris
1st Vice President (Programs/Workshops): Vacant
2nd Vice President (Annual Show): Connie Akers
3rd Vice President (Fundraising): J’cil Horn
4th Vice President (Scholarships): Vacant
Secretary: Caryl Gaubatz
Treasurer: Anne Winsett
Newsletter Editor: Lyn Belisle
Appointed Standing Committee Chairs
Community Service: Shirley Moehring
Education – Sherry Christensen
E-mail Tree: Kim Paxson
Hospitality: Nettie Birnbaum
Membership: Peggy Baxter
SPUTNIK: Carmen Goyette
Publicity: Bonnie Davis
SAY Sí/SSA Liaison: Jean Dahlgren
Website: Shirley Bugosh
Parliamentarian: Phyllis Jordan
Mary Frances, widely-known encaustic and fiber artist, taught an all-level encaustic workshop to members of the Fiber Artists of San Antonio.
Debra Lambert Freeform Knitted – Yarn Art
- Time: Following General meeting after short break, Monday, June 10, 2019.
- San Antonio Garden Center 3310 N. New Braunfels Avenue, SATX 78209.
Gratitude Scarf: This is a great start in the learning of free-form knitting with hand-dyed yarns and handspun art-yarn as the embellishments to your scarf.
The art session is FREE to anyone including members and non-members and supply kits will be available for sale and will include all the materials for your creation. You may bring you own supplies as well. All you need to do is show up for this fiber journey!
Supplies Kits: $60 (only 20 will be available)