Membership in CSAG is open to anyone interested in straw art including those residing out-of-state and internationally. Dues must be paid by January 1 to ensure receipt of all newsletter issues for the coming year although anyone can join at any time of year.
Receive Straw Talk, our newsletter, four times a year (International members receive a pdf of the newsletter.)
Attend district weave-ins
Attend the CSAG annual teaching convention
Teach at CSAG convention
Vote at the CSAG 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 Joaquin, Calaveras, Santa Cruz, Santa Clara, Tuolumne, 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, Sonoma, 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.
Annual Dues (U.S. Funds only)
$20.00 for California residents,
out-of-state, and international members.
Download a membership form to print, fill out, and submit via snail mail.