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  The Texas Basket Weavers Association 
(TBWA) is a non-profit organization whose 
purpose is to 
perpetuate the art of basketry, stimulate interest and knowledge in all phases of basketry, enhance the skills of our members, and 
promote public interest in this historic craft.


Baskets, baskets, and more baskets -

Itís a Basketpalooza in Houston!

Join the Texas Basket Weavers Association for their
6th annual conference during Jan. 19-22, 2017 at the
Houston Marriott West Loop by the Galleria. 

2017 Basketpalooza for the Texas Basket Weavers Association logo

Pre-conference registration is closed.

Registration for remaining open classes will only
be accepted at the registration table at the
Basketpalooza,  January 19-22, 2017.

Go Ahead - Be a Big Show Off!

TBWA Star of Weaving Competition and Exhibition
Read the Stars of Weaving Guidelines then 
get ready to submit your own  baskets in the competition 
and/or the new non-competition category: The Exhibition.

Download a copy of the Stars of Weaving Guidelines

Back by Popular Demand!
TBWA's Calendar of Wonder

TBWA 2017 Calendar Sneak Peek
Pick up your pre-ordered copies at the 2017 Basketpalooza
or buy your copies at the Registration table.


The 2017 TBWA Calendar is spiral bound and printed for use
from February 2017 through January 2018.
(You're Welcome - We thought you'd like that!)

When fully opened and hung on the wall it measures 11" x 17".

"Where will the 2017 Basketpalooza be?"
- Anonymous TBWA Member       

We're glad you asked! It's here at the Houston Marriott West Loop by The Galleria 1750 West Loop S. Houston, TX 77027
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Houston Marriott West Loop By the Galleria photo

A special discounted room rate of $99 is now available through Jan 1st, 2017 at the Houston Marriott West Loop by the Galleria, with more perks included for the 2017 conference attendees.

Self-parking is $3 a day. The hotel will provide the discounted self-parking rate to our group and ask that we specify the $3 self-parking discount with the above link.

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Please join us in our goal to stimulate an interest and perpetuate the art of basketry.
Membership is open to everyone 
who is interested in basket weaving. 

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