Bachelor, University Iowa, Iowa City, 1963. Master of Arts, University Iowa, Iowa City, 1970. Master of Fine Arts, University Iowa, Iowa City, 1971.
Graduate teaching assistant University Iowa, Iowa City, 1970-1971. Instructor Western Carolina University, Cullowhee, North Carolina, 1978-1982. Adjunct instructor University North Carolina, Asheville, 1992.
Artist, teacher Vermont College of Norwich University, Montpelier, 1997-1998 99-2000. Artist Joyce Blunk Studio, Asheville, North Carolina, since 1975.
Poll clerk local and national elections Buncombe County, North Carolina, since 1999. Campaign worker Mayoral Election, Asheville, 1997. Member International Sculpture Center, National Association Women Artists Inc.