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BTG membership

Annual Membership to the British Tapestry Group.
The British Tapestry Group exists to promote woven tapestry as a contemporary art form in the UK, by raising public awareness through professional exhibitions, networking & regional initiatives, training and development. Active participation by all members is welcomed. The British Tapestry Group aims to produce three copies of the journal Tapestry Weaver a year. View the BTG CONSTITUTION

Annual Membership runs from April 1st to March 31st. The 18 month subscription option is available from October 1st each year for new members and is shown in brackets.

For 2016/17 renewals  please pay the lower amount set out below, or use the “Renewals” page in the shop

The higher amount in each case only applies to new members after 1st October each year, and then  covers up to an 18 month period.

The BTG offers several membership categories,  Select a category to find out what it offers….

Full Membership UK is open to all practising weavers living in the UK who are interested in working with other members to achieve the aims and objectives of the group. It offers:

  • opportunities to play an active part in promoting tapestry weaving
  • up to 3 issues of the journal Tapestry Weaver p.a.
  • updates by email and web news
  • opportunity to display your work in the members showcase
  • opportunity to submit work for all BTG Tapestry exhibitions juried /non juried
  • advertising discount for Tapestry Weaver and on the BTG website
  • discounts (when available)at BTG workshops /conferences/ exhibitions /catalogues
  • access to the exclusive Members Only section on the website
  • inclusion in the website Members Directory
  • invitation to join your Regional Group
  • opportunity to stand for committee and vote at the AGM
  • opportunities to share your skills helping with events or other BTG work…

Student Membership UK is open to students in full time education. It offers:

  • opportunities to play an active part in promoting tapestry weaving
  • up to three issues of the journal Tapestry Weaver p.a.
  • updates by email and web news
  • opportunity to submit work for all BTG Tapestry exhibitions juried /non juried
  • discounts (when available)at BTG workshops /conferences/ exhibitions /catalogues
  • access to the exclusive Members Only section on the website
  • inclusion in the website Members Directory
  • invitation to join your Regional Group
  • opportunity to stand for committee and vote at the AGM
  • opportunities to share your skills helping with events or other BTG work…


Associate Membership UK is open to anyone wishing to support the work of the British Tapestry Group and those who are on their learning to weave journey… It offers:

  • up to three issues of the journal Tapestry Weaver p.a.
  • updates by email and web news
  • opportunity to submit work to any Open to All exhibitions
  • inclusion in the Members Only Directory
  • Invitation to join your Regional Group
  • access to the exclusive Members Only section on the website
  • Discounts (when available)at BTG workshops /conferences/ exhibitions /catalogues
  • opportunities to share your skills helping with events or other BTG work…


Full Europe Membership is open to all practising weavers who are interested in working with other members to achieve the aims and objectives of the group. It offers:

  • opportunities to play an active part in promoting tapestry weaving
  • up to three issues of the journal Tapestry Weaver p.a.
  • updates by email and web news
  • opportunity to display your work in the members showcase
  • opportunity to submit work for all BTG Tapestry exhibitions juried /non juried
  • advertising discount for Tapestry Weaver and on the BTG website
  • discounts (when applicable)at BTG workshops /conferences/ exhibitions /catalogues
  • access to the exclusive Members Only section on the website
  • inclusion in the website Members Directory
  • opportunities to share your skills helping with events or other BTG work…
  • voting at AGM


Full Rest of World Membership is open to all practising weavers who are interested in working with other members to achieve the aims and objectives of the group. It offers:

  • opportunities to play an active part in promoting tapestry weaving
  • up to three issues of the journal Tapestry Weaver p.a
  • updates by email and web news
  • opportunity to display your work in the members showcase
  • opportunity to submit work for all BTG Tapestry exhibitions juried /non juried
  • advertising discount for Tapestry Weaver and on the BTG website
  • discounts at BTG workshops /conferences/ exhibitions /catalogues
  • access to the exclusive Members Only section on the website
  • inclusion in the Members Directory
  • opportunities to share your skills helping with events or other BTG work…
  • voting at AGM


Associate Group UK offers:

  • two copies of each of up to 3 issues of the journal Tapestry Weaver p.a.
  • one of your members may join your nearest BTG Regional group
  • invitation to BTG Exhibition private view

Once you have chosen the type of membership you want, please complete the online Membership and Data Protection form and then make your payment by selecting the appropriate Paypal option below.

If you prefer to pay by cheque, you can download the PDF of the Membership Form and Data Protection form and post it to us with a cheque made payable to “The British Tapestry Group”. The address is on the form.

BEFORE YOU PAY: Please remember to complete the online Membership and Data Protection Form.

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We would welcome brief details about your interest in tapestry and any ideas you have for what you feel the priorities for the British Tapestry Group should be.

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