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artist

Joan Theresa Schulze, American artist. Recipient Gold Discovery award Art of California, 1994; represented in Northwest Poets and Artists Calendar, Bainbridge Arts Council, 1994. Member League of Women Voters, California, since 1980. Member Friends of Fiber, International, American Crafts Council.

Background

Schulze, Joan Theresa was born on October 13, 1936 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Joseph Robert and Ann Teresa (Folta) Smith.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Education, University of Illinois, 1958.

Career

Freelance instructor art, United States of America, Europe, Australia, China, New Zealand, Japan, Taiwan, Canada, United Kingdom, since 1974. Member advisory board California Crafts Museum, San Francisco, 1980-1993. Visiting artist, instructor Haystack Mountain School Arts and Crafts, Deer Isle, Maine, 1983, 84.

Visiting artist, lecturer Crafts Council Australia, 1984, 89, 91. Keynote speaker San Diego Museum Art, 1987. Instructor, lecturer East Bay Heritage Quilt Symposium, Mills College, Oakland, California, 1988.

Instructor Arrowmont School, Gatlinburg, Tennessee, 1994. Speaker in field.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: Leftover Traces of Yesterday, 1991. Contributor: 88 World Leaders in Quilts, 1995. Quilt artist.

      Represented in permanent collection at Renwick Gallery/Smithsonian, Washington, 1996. Invited artist Art in Embassy Program, United States Embassy, Accra, Ghana, since 1995.

Membership

Member League of Women Voters, California, since 1980. Member Friends of Fiber, International, American Crafts Council.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: photography, poet.

Connections

Married James Wallace Schulze, Junior, June 27, 1959. Children: Derk Gavin, Dustyne Ann, Nicole Marie, Trevor Alan.

father:
Joseph Robert Smith

mother:
Ann Teresa (Folta) Smith

spouse:
James Wallace Schulze

children:
Derk Gavin Schulze

Dustyne Ann Schulze

Nicole Marie Schulze

Trevor Alan Schulze