Art to Wear & More Show and Sale

Don’t miss the biggest event of the SCTA year! Take care of some holiday shopping and connect with creative artists. Start each day...

Study Groups

 Needle Arts Group with Elisa Reutinger: Felted flowers
Monday, November 4th, 9:30am-noon at Shepard Garden & Arts Center


Bead, Surface Design and Book Arts groups will reconvene in the new year!


About Sacramento Center for the Textile Arts

The Sacramento Center for the Textile Arts celebrates the link between the creative individual and the artwork of textiles. We offer a wide range of programs for practicing artists, collectors, and all who appreciate fiber arts. SCTA is a non-profit corporation, founded in 1979.

What we do

SCTA sponsors an array of educational programs throughout the year, including

  • Lectures by nationally recognized guest speakers on such topics as surface design, ethnic textiles, artistic clothing, quilting, weaving, jewelry, and marketplaces.
  • Workshops on techniques related to textile arts, including dyeing and printing, beading, quilting, embroidery, felting, mixed media, and papermaking/bookbinding.
  • Bus trips to special events and places related to the textile arts.

Unless otherwise stated, all programs and events are held at Shepard Garden and Arts Center.

Connect with us on Facebook

Sacramento Center for the Textile Arts’ Facebook page contains information on special events and regular meeting dates, member activities, and notices of activities related to the textile arts. Find us at, and in the study group pages listed above.