Introducing TSA’s new Membership & Communications Coordinator

Posted on October 27, 2015
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Please join us in welcoming Caroline Hayes Charuk as TSA’s new Membership & Communications Coordinator: Caroline is a visual artist who works with textiles, ceramics, and other materials to make metaphorical or paradoxical objects. She first became familiar with the Textile Society of America as a presenter at the 2014 symposium, where she spoke about […]

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Posted on October 27, 2015

Berkeley, CA—The Textile Society of America is pleased to announce that Ralph Isaacs is the recipient of the 2014 R.L. Shep Ethnic Textiles Book Award for his book titled Sazigyo, Burmese Manuscript Binding Tapes: Woven Miniatures of Buddhist Art, published by Silkworm Books of Chiang Mai, Thailand. This book is a celebration of a craft, […]

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Special invitation for TSA members only

Posted on October 26, 2015
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Talking Textiles Seminar, Tuesday, November 17, from 1:00 to 5:00 pm, NCY Dorothy Waxman, member of Textile Society of America and resident of New York City, invites members to attend Talking Textiles Seminar, Tuesday, November 17, from 1:00 to 5:00 pm, as honored invited guests. Tickets to this even are available to the public for […]

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ROAD TO SAVANNAH, PART TWO: A Rough Guide to The Hostess City

Posted on September 28, 2015
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By Tara Bursey   Established in 1733, Savannah is the oldest city in Georgia; a port city alive with shadows of the past. Attending the 2016 TSA Symposium will allow you to experience this intriguing city firsthand, which is known for its arts and culture, architecture and folklore. Here’s a handy list of Savannah landmarks […]

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ROAD TO SAVANNAH, PART 1: Abstract Writing for Newbies

Posted on September 11, 2015
Last minute preparations the day before our session, September 11, 2014.

By Tara Bursey Last year, I went to Los Angeles for the TSA Symposium to present some research with some colleagues and had a blast. In four short days, I consumed countless textile exhibitions in world-class institutions, met other young professionals doing inspiring work, took in amazing public art, star-gazed in Beverly Hills and gawked […]

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