​​​​​​​​​​​​​​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.


April, 2018

April 27- Class- Thread Painting

              Quilt Festival of New Jersey, Mancuso Events

              Summerset, NJ

May, 2018

May 10- Lecture

               Friendship Quilters

                Linthicum, MD

May 11- Class- Dimensional Thread Painting

                   Snyder's Vacuum and Sew 

                    York, Pa


May 14-15- Lecture and Workshop

                  Buchanan Trail Quilters

                   Waynesboro, PA

May 30-31 - Class and Lecture- Thread Painting

                Calla Lilly Sewing Corner

                Port Huron, MI


June, 2018

June 8-9- Class- 2 Day Thread Painting

                 Threads Run Thru It 

                 Rustburg, VA 



June  11- Lecture

                 Penn Oak Quilt Guild

                  Frazier, PA

June 21-23- Classes (3-1 day classes)

                  Vermont Quilt Festival


June 26-27, 28-29- 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

July 24- Ruler Class

              Byrne Sewing Connection

              New Britain, PA

​              1-4pm


July 27-28- Classes- 2 Day Thread Painting

                  The Old Country Store

                   Intercourse, PA


August, 2018

August 2 and 16- Classes - Thread Painting

                       Byrnes Sewing Connection

                       New Britain, PA 

                       1:30-4:30pm or 6-9pm


August 21- Free Motion Quilting Class

                    Byrne Sewing Connection

                    New Britain, PA 



September, 2018

September 4- Lecture

                      Crazy Quilters of Lehigh Valley

                       Emmaus, PA 

September 13-16. Thread Painting Demo

                       Philadelphia Quilt Extraviganzia

                       Bryrne Sewing/Brother Machine Booth

                       Oaks, PA

September 18-19- Lecture and Workshop

                       Old Kent Quilt Guild

                       Chestertown, MD




Classes, Lectures and Art/Craft Shows