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The 2019 Conference will be held held April 25-28, 2019 in San Jose, California

SAQA's annual conference is an opportunity for our members to gather together, to network and socialize, to attend informative talks and presentations geared to help one grow as an artist, and to visit local art venues and landmarks. 

The "Threads of Innovation" SAQA Conference will be held April 25-28, 2019 at the Hilton San Jose in San Jose, California. Our Special Events Committee is busy planning a full schedule of fun activities, informative presenters, local activities, exhibitions, and more! Registration will open in September.


Application NOW available!

Call for Vendors

We are seeking suppliers for a one-day Vendor Marketplace for our attendees, avid fiber artists from around the world who enjoy incorporating beautiful fibers and embellishments in their artwork. Our Vendor Marketplace is open to the public.  More details »


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