​​​​​​​​​​​​​Classes and Lectures​ 

Classes - Learn the basics of Raw Edge Applique, Dimension Thread Painting and Embellishment.

Lectures - "My Journey into Quilting" is an open and inspiring talk about how Joyce started quilting and the transformation into Thread Painting and using Panels as Art Quilts.


                   I have FUN and EXCITING News!!!!
I will be teaching DIMENSIONAL THREAD PAINTING on a CRUISE -                Alluring-Quilts-on-the High-Seas in April15-22, 2018. Sail away to Nassau, St. Thomas and St. Kitt.
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Great Teachers and projects! Check them out! ...

March, 2018

March 2-3- Classes- Dimensional Thread Painting

                    Fran's Sewing Circle

                    Wilmington, NC 28403


​March 15- Class- Dimensional Thread Painting (3 of 3)

                   Byrne Sewing Connection

                   (See February 15)

March 20- Class Free Motion Quilting

                   Byrne Sewing Connection

                    Doylestown, Pa


March 28-  Lecture

                   Quilt Makers of Boyertown,

                     Boyertown, Pa

April, 2018

April 5- Class- Finish Up Past Project

               Byrne Sewing Connection

                Doylestown, Pa


April 15-22- Quilting Cruise


April 27- Class- Thread Painting

              Quilt Festival of New Jersey, Mancuso Events

              Summerset, NJ

May, 2018

May 3-5- Class- 2 Day  DimensionalThread Painting

                The Sewing Center

                Sevierville, TN


May 10- Lecture

               Friendship Quilters

                Linthicum, MD

May 11-12- Class- Dimensional Thread Painting

                   Snyder's Vacuum and Sew 

                    York, Pa


May 14-15- Lecture and Workshop

                  Buchanan Trail Quilters

                   Waynesboro, PA

May 30- Class and Lecture- Thread Painting

                Calla Lilly Sewing Corner

                Port Huron, MI


June, 2018

June  11- Lecture

                 Penn Oak Quilt Guild

                  Frazier, PA

June 25-29- 2 Day Classes-Thread Painting

                Ellicott Sew and Vac Center,

                Ellicott City, MD


July, 2018

July 13, 14, 15- MAQ Quilters Retreat

​                   Mid- Appalachian Quilters

                   Mount St. Mary's University

​                    Emmitsburg, MD



Art/Craft Shows

Come visit Joyce, as well as other talented artists, for your chance to see and purchase her one of a kind Handbags and Art Quilts.



Classes, Lectures and Art/Craft Shows