Membership Information

Membership in CSAG is open to anyone interested in straw art.  Dues must be paid by January 1  to ensure receipt of all newsletter issues for the coming year.

Membership Benefits

One World Trinket Tray by Nan Rohan
One World Trinket Tray
by Nan Rohan
  • Four issues of Straw Talk, our newsletter, per year
  • Attend district weave-ins
  • Attend the annual teaching convention
  • Teach at convention
  • Vote at the annual meeting
  • Hold office in the Guild
The Guild is divided into three districts
  • Southern District consisting of Santa Barbara, Ventura, Los Angeles, San Bernardino, Orange, Riverside, Imperial and San Diego counties.
  • Central District consisting of Marin, San Francisco, Contra Costa, San Mateo, Alameda, San Joquin, Calaveras, Santa Cruz, Santa Clara, Tuolomne, Mono, Monterey, San Benito, Mariposa, Merced, Fresno, Madera, Kings, Tulare, Inyo, San Luis Obispo, and Kern counties.
  • Northern District consisting of Del Norte, Siskiyou, Modoc, Humboldt, Trinity, Shasta, Lassen, Tehama, Plumas, Glenn, Mendocino, Butte, Sierra, Lake, Colusa, Sutter, Yuba, Nevada, Placer, Napa, Sonomoa, Yolo, Sacramento, El Dorado, Solano, Amador, and Alpine counties.

Each District has a director who schedules weave-ins throughout the year as often as possible. Some gatherings may be scheduled that involve two districts. In addition, various Make & Take or demonstrations in the community provide opportunities for member involvement throughout the year.

Straw Bangles by Tricia Wright
Straw Bangles by Tricia Wright

Annual Dues (U.S. Funds only)


$20.00 for California Residents
$20.00 for out-of-state and out-of-country members

Download a membership form to print, fill out, and submit via snail mail.