JOYCE HERAID – Painting, Pastel & Weaving
Contact: 0421 366 370
Joyce was born in canada (Ottawa, Ontario) and travelled extensively – Hawaii, Hong Kong, Japan, China etc. before moving to Australia in 1971. She worked at Woden Hospital, Canberra for 10 years before moving to Queensland.
Joyce was an award winng ceramicist before taking up spinning and weaving and then becoming interested in painting when she moved to Tweed Heads. Involved with the Tweed Heads painting group she exhibited in varied venues such as clubs and shopping malls she sold many paintings although having no formal training. The teacher, Pam Murphy , was an inspirational teacher and Joyce loved the medium of oils.
Since moving to Yass Joyce has won many spinning awards and has joined the Yass Spinners Group. She also plans to continue her discoveries in painting.