Joan Treis is a versatile artist who works in a wide variety of media, including:
  • Scherenschnitte (paper cuttings)
  • Fiber arts
  • Quilting and quilted wall hangings
  • Yarns and dried grasses — Friendly Loom Tapestries
  • Pressed and dried flowers
  • Collage
  • Altered books
  • Nature photography
She is was the 2006 winner of the Hermann Arts Council poster contest and a participant in the Museum of Make Believe art show at the Hermann Library. In addition, she has demonstrated cast-iron cooking at Luxenhaus Farm in Marthasville.