Group/Guild membership

Any textile and fibre group in the greater Christchurch area, (that has been in existence for at least a year) can apply to become a member of the Network. Applications must be in writing-email is fine. Member groups have a delegate on the committee.  The application will be considered at the following Committee meeting.


  • Free listing in our Brochure
  • Free page on TAFAN Website
  • Promotion of your group’s events through our newsletter, website and Facebook page
  • Newsletters (via email) highlighting local events & news
  • Minutes of committee meeting if requested
  • Vote at Annual General Meetings

We are highly supportive of education and training in textile and fibre arts, and in working collaboratively. In the future we hope to have a venue set up for textile and fibre arts available for hire at community rates.

In return, we request your support with display items & occasional assistance with events.

Affiliate membership

This is individual membership and is open to anyone in the greater Christchurch area.