Innovation in Fiber, Art, & Design
What is SDA?
The Surface Design Association is a national organization focused on inspiring creativity, encouraging innovation, and advocating for artistic excellence as the global leader in textile-inspired art and design. Our mission is to promote awareness and appreciation of textile-inspired art and design through publications, exhibitions, and conferences.
Becoming a Member
If you love the textile arts, you already belong. We offer a range of member benefits, from our quarterly publications, monthly blogs and newsletters, our diverse community of makers, and opportunities for exposure and promotion online and across the nation.
Surface Design Journal is a quarterly print an digital publication (available on all mobile devices) that comes with membership in Surface Design Association. Each issue of SDA Journal is designed around a theme — such as techniques, genres, aesthetic directions, or a part of the world, such as Africa.