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2021 Judges Choice Award, Hanover Area Arts Guild Spring Show "Blue Rainbow"

2020 Award of Excellence, Hanover Area Arts Guild Fall Show "Winter Sky"

2019 Award of Excellence+Award of Merit Hanover Area Arts Guild Shows, Hanover PA "Trellis" and "Still Life in Purple"

2018 MD Federation of Art “Working for a Living” Online exhibit, co-first place

2018 MD Federation of Art Spring Show, Annapolis MD, juror’s award

2018 Hanover Art Guild Spring Show, Hanover, PA Award of Merit

2017-2019 “HerStory” travelling exhibit and book, chosen for Houston Quilt Festival

2016 -2018 “Fly Me To The Moon” travelling exhibit and book, chosen for Houston Quilt Festival

2016, MD Federation Art “Lowe House Exhibition”, Annapolis MD, 2nd place  "Summer Stoop" 

2016 MD Federation Art Members Show, Annapolis MD, Award of Merit

2015 Hanover Area Arts Guild Fall Show, Honorable Mention Award

2015 York Art Assn Annual juried Show, award of Merit

2015 Creative Council Crafts Biennial Exhibit, Rockville,MD Honorable Mention Award

2014 “York Art Assn Spring Members’ Show”, York, PA First place award

2014 “Hanover Area Arts Guild Spring Members’ Show”, Hanover, PA award of excellence

2012  Hanover Area Art Guild Spring Show, Hanover, PA 1st place 3-D art, Best in Show, 

2011+2012 “York Art Assn Annual Juried Show”, York, PA Awards of Excellence both years

2012 “Hanover Area Arts Guild First and Second Juried Art Show”, Hanover, PA, Award of Merit 

2010+2011 “Hanover Area Arts Guild Fall Show”, Hanover. PA 2010:2nd place, 2011:3rd place 3D

2010  “Adams County Arts Council Exhibit”, Gettysburg, PA 2010,3rd Place Award; 2011,Director’s Choice Award.

2010 “Sleight of Hand” Pittsburgh Center for the Arts, Pittsburgh, PA, tie for people’s choice award

2010  “Tribute to Fiber Arts” Blackrock Center for the Arts, Germantown, MD, Honorable Mention Award 

2009 Creative Crafts Council Exhibit, Strathmore Hall, Rockville, MD, Handweavers of America Award "My Ben"

2008.9.10 Hanover Area Art Show, Hanover, PA. crafts; 2008+2010, honorable mention; 2009, 3rd place crafts

2001,3,5,7 Creative Crafts Council Biennial Exhibits, Strathmore Hall, Rockville, MD, 2001+2007 2nd place mixed media award

2004-5 Hanover Area Art Show, Hanover, PA. second place, crafts; 2004, honorable mention; 2005, Best in Show. "Summer Kite Vessel"

2003 Creative Strands, Bucknell, PA, juror’s choice award "Princesses on Pointe"

2002 Hanover Area Art Show, Hanover, PA. first place and honorable mention awards, crafts

2001  Hanover Area Art Show, Hanover, PA. Best in Show Award + 3rd place, crafts

2000-2002  “Beadwork II: The Embellished Shoe,” Beadwork Magazine traveling exhibit, juror’s choice award "Princesses on Pointe"

1998  "Sixth Annual Fiber Arts Exhibit," North Hills Art Center, Pittsburgh, PA, first place



50 Forever, MD Federation of Art 50 Years

Book: Endangered Species Art Quilts

Book: HerStory, Art Quilts Commemorating Women of Note, Simon and Schuster Book 2018

Book: Fly Me to the Moon, Art Quilts Commemorating Moon Landing, Simon and Schuster Book 2017

Shuttle,Spindle&Dyepot, HGH Award Recipients for 2009.Spring 2010 vol XLI no 2 issue162.

”Sleight of Hand” deck of cards/catalogue, Fiberart Guild of Pittsburgh

Dress Red for Heart Booklet, Embroiderers Guild of America

Lapidary Journal Step by Step Beads. May 2007.

Poster, Bead and Button Show 2005.

Bead Dreams 2004. Special Issue, Bead and Button Magazine

Beadwork. Fire Mountain Ad, Back Cover, April/May 2004, v7#3.

1000 Glass Beads. Lark Books; 500 Beaded Objects. Lark Books

Beadwork. “My friend and Inspiration, Joanne Bast” by Kirsten Koepsel. Dec03/Jan04, v7#1.

Step by Step Jewelry; Gifts for the Holidays by Lapidary Journal. “Beaded Brooches”, Dec 2003

Beadwork. “Hidden Bracelet Catches”. Summer 2003, v6#5.

Bead and Button special issue “Beaddreams”  June 2003.

Bead and Button. “Your Work” June 2002, Issue #49.

Beadwork. “Beads for Relief”, Dec01/Jan02, V5#1.

Beadwork.  “Embellished Shoe Show”, Dec/Jan 2001, V3#7. Selected for postcard set.

Beadwork.  “Up Close” Section (photo of USA Duffel Bag II), Sept/Oct 2000, v3#5.

Fantastic Beads: Exhibit Catalogue. Yeiser Art Center.

Bead and Button Magazine.   "Buttons and Beads: A Heavenly Marriage", Winter         2000.

Bead and Button Magazine.  "A New Slant on Bead Stringing", April 1999, Issue #30.

Up Close: Exhibit Catalogue.  Interweave Press, 1998.

Beadwork.  "Up Close" Section (photo of bead embroidery piece), Fall 1998.

Beadwork.  "Stress Redux:  Send in the Reinforcements!"  Summer 1998 issue

Lapidary Journal.  "Beaded Brooches", March 1998 issue.

Bead and Button Magazine.  "Loopy Birdsnest Earrings", March-April 1997 issue.

Beads and Threads:  A New Approach to Fiber Jewelry.  Diane Fitzgerald and Helen Banes

            Bead Embroidery.  Pamela Watts and Valerie Campbell-Harding (photo neckpiece).