Welcome to the Rhode Island Sewing Network

The RISN is a non-profit organization for sewing enthusiasts in Southern New England. Our membership consists of both professional and non-professional individuals looking to share ideas and discuss sewing-related issues.

Annual RISN membership not only affords you the opportunity to meet others who share the same interest but also provides the following benefits:

  • Six monthly group meetings
  • Discounts from local vendors
  • Participation in group events
  • Visits to the New York City Fashion District
  • and much more!

Join today!RISN Executive Board

EXECUTIVE SECRETARY Mary Jo Hines   (401-785-9001) maryjo.hines@gmail.com

TREASURER/REGISTRATIONS Ann Pericolo (508-846-5456) AnnPericolo@yahoo.com

NEWSLETTER MAILINGS Rose O’Koren (508-528-1663) okorenj@comcast.net

PROGRAM CHAIRPERSON Diane Martin (401-439-5376) dianemartin426@gmail.com

SPECIAL EVENTS Michele Ferguson (401-845-2069) micheleferguson81@yahoo.com

REFRESHMENTS CHAIRPERSON Nancy Spirito (401-965-6556) bridalfinerydesign@gmail.com

WEB ADMINISTRATOR Maureen Rozes maureenrozes@yahoo.com


Mary Morse 401-821-7467 memorse@yahoo.com

NAME TAGS/MEMBERSHIP CARDS Michele Ferguson (401-845-2069) micheleferguson81@yahoo.com