My art is composed of subject matter of interest in travel, flowers in my garden or a downtown Bristol scene. Color is a very necessary element in my work. Paintings rarely turn out the way I picture them because of the paint coloration and mixture of texture in the painting.
Watauga art League: honorable mention,
Kingsport Art Guild Show: Award of Merit
Art of the Highlands Show at Wellmont Center: First Place
Exhibited at the Bristol Public Library, House on Main, Zazzy’s, William King Museum, and the Reece Museum.
Joyce has written a book “The History of Bristol, Va.—TN”. The book is for children with forty-one color illustrations by her of stories about Bristol during the pioneer days and the importance of the train to Bristol’s history.