“Whimsical art maker” Joanne Sharpe is a colorful mixed media artist and energetic teacher/author with a passion for art art quilting fiber arts, journaling, lettering, doodling and illustration. Joanne’s playful art has been featured in the popular publications Cloth Paper Scissors, Studios, Art Quilting Studio Somerset Studio, Somerset Art Journaling and Somerset Apprentice magazines. Look for her first book, "The Art of Whimsical Lettering" by Interweave Press is now available for pre-order on Amazon.
Joanne is an avid art quilter and was named an Artisan Ambassador for BERNINA sewing machines in Fall 2013. She teachers a whimsical collection of workshops nationwide at art and sewing retreats, stores and private venues. Joanne resides in Rochester, New York.