Mixed Media, Quilts, Collage, and Fiber Arts

Threads of Innovation


Threads of Innovation is coming to San Jose. Join Joan on April 25-28, 2019 for the annual conference held at the Hilton San Jose in the heart of Silicon Valley.

The conference officially begins on Thursday evening with an exciting Ice Breaker event moderated by Mel Beach. There will be two great keynote speakers: Pokey Bolton for the opening and Joan Schulze for the closing. Artist Lisa Congdon will answer all your questions about how to make the most of social media. RoCoCo will give you insights into collaboration.

For more information, visit the conference site

" ... Improvising during the painting, image-transfer processes and collaging of materials while chasing an idea at hand creates adventure in the studio where thoughts are made visible."