December in the Studio!

It’s hard to believe it’s December and the Holidays are just around the corner! As I work in the Studio….

Finishing new art…

Taking photographs for Prints and other needs….

And sending out the Fall Studio NewsNotes ~~(Today! )  🙂    

More than once I’ve thought about Santa’s workshop and his Elves! But after looking out the window and watching snowflakes fall on Monday, I was reminded that Winter is here . So “ Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let it Snow“!

Christmas & Winter Holiday Special in the Art Gallery Sale!

Are you Christmas shopping yet? Be sure to visit the Art Gallery…I’m offering 4 small art quilts in a Special Sale this Holiday Season!

Consider one of these Original textile art pieces to decorate your home Or for a unique gift of art for someone on your list! 🙂

Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It Snow (2018)

Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It Snow (2018), 16 1/4″ x 18 1/2″, © 2018 Joni Beach. Original Art Quilt. Rayon and metallic on cotton. Raw edge appilque, free-motion quilting.

Winter Wren (2013)

Winter Wren, Rayon & metallic on cotton, 8″ x 9 1/2″. Pieced, layered applique, beading.

Santa’s Nighttime Trek ( 2013).

Santa’s Night-time Trek. rayon & metallic on cotton, 12″ x 11″, © 2013, Joni Beach. Appliqued and free-motion quilting.

Meow, Mr Whiskers (2013).

Meow, Mr. Whiskers, rayon on cotton, 7 1/4″ x 10″, © 2013 Joni Beach.

~~More Information on these select pieces in the Art Gallery (Link by clicking on each Title above.)


Have a Good Day!~

SAQA’s Benefit Auction Begins Soon!

A reminder the Studio Art Quilts Association on-line Benefit Auction will be held Sept. 12th–Oct. 2nd.  As an annual fund-raiser, over 300 SAQA artist have donated a 12″x12″ art quilt, featuring a huge variety of techniques, inspirations, and styles.

My donated piece is entitled, “Above Dark Clouds”which was inspired by the brilliant sky as we flew through the rain clouds to reach a higher altitude…                                                                          where the light still shines no matter what…

Above Dark Clouds, ©2011 Joni Beach
"Above Dark Clouds". Frayed-edge applique, pieced, quilted with rayon on hand-painted and commercial cotton, 11 1/2 x 11 1/2″. ©2011 Joni Beach

To preview the other wonderful available works of art and consider participating in this event, visit— SAQA Benefit Auction at

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