January, Dimensions 2018: Juried Exhibition of Fine Craft, San Luis Obispo Museum of Art, San Luis Obispo, CA.
August, Tapestry Tales - Stories in Fiber, Tapestry Group of the Central Coast Weavers Guild, United Methodist Church, San Luis Obispo, CA.
June to present, participating artist at Gala de Arte, Nipomo, CA.
March, Trilogy Art Group Exhibit, Nipomo Library, Nipomo, CA.
May, Trilogy Art Group Exhibit, Nipomo Library, Nipomo, CA.
December, Bountiful Textures, A Fiber 19 group exhibit, Burien Arts Gallery, Burien, WA.
August, Joan Schlichting, Austin Art Festival, Austin, MN
January, Joan Schlichting Solo Exhibit, Shepard Hall Gallery, Santa Maria Public Library, Santa Maria, CA.
June, Edging Out, A showcase of Artist Trust EDGE graduates. Tashiro Kaplan's Corridor Gallery, Seattle, WA.
June, Blue and Beyond, A group exhibit by Fiber 19, Auburn City Hall Gallery, Auburn, WA.
February, Blue and Beyond, A group exhibit by Fiber 19, City of Lynnwood Arts Commission Gallery, Lynnwood, WA.
February, What’s Love Got to Do With It, Group Exhibit, Art Central Gallery, San Luis Obisbo, CA.
November, Juried Exhibit, Cambria Center for the Arts, Juried by Tobey Crockett, PhD, Cambria, CA.
September 2011 - June 2012, Deep Spaces, Juried Group Exhibit, Latimer Quilt and Textile Center, Tillamook, OR; Edmonds Conference Center, Edmonds, WA; Sam Houston University Museum, Huntsville, TX; LaConner Quilt and Textile Museum, LaConner, WA.
November, Joan Schlichting Solo Exhibit, Landforms, University Unitarian Church, Seattle, WA.
September, Between the Lines, A group exhibit by Fiber 19, Cafe Solstice, Seattle, WA.
August, U of W Fiber Alumni Show, University of Washington Tower, Seattle, WA.
June, Joan Schlichting Two-person exhibit, Auburn City Hall, Auburn, WA.
June, Merge & Flow, National Surface Design Conference, Nash Gallery, Minneapolis, MN.
April, Collective Works, Auburn City Hall Gallery, Auburn, WA.
March, Joan Schlichting Solo exhibit, Topographic Map Series, City of Lynnwood Arts Commission Gallery, Lynnwood, WA.
October, Along the EDGE, group exhibit, Maple Valley Art Center, Maple Valley, WA.
October, Marks & Markings, A group exhibit by Fiber 19, University Business Center, Seattle, WA.
September, To the EDGE, group exhibit, Up Front Gallery, Issaquah, WA.
July, EDGE group exhibit, Edmonds Conference Center, Edmonds, WA.
May, Sequim Arts Festival, Juried exhibit, Sequim, WA.
April, Art/Not Terminal @ The Art Institute's Burnley Gallery, Juried exhibit, Seattle, WA.
March, Equinox/Solstice, A group exhibit by Fiber 19, Seattle, WA.
October, Touch, Juried exhibit, Columbia City Gallery, Seattle, WA. Juried by Suzanne Beal (independent visual arts writer/curator), Lisa Harris (Director, Lisa Harris Gallery), Jeffery Mitchell (artist).
June, Fibermorgana, Certificate exhibit, University of Washington, Seattle, WA.
May, Weaving Waves of Color, Juried exhibit, ANWG Conference (Association of Northwest Weavers Guilds).
April, Trail Torches: An Art Installation, Redmond, WA.
December 1979, Dyed Fiber, Joan Schlichting Solo exhibit, Austin Community College, Austin, MN.
August 1979, Minnesota State Fair Fine Art Exhibition, Merit Award, St. Paul, MN.
May 1979, Dyed Fiber, Joan Schlichting, Solo BFA exhibit, St. Cloud State University, St, Cloud, MN.
April 1979, Made in Minnesota, Competitive Juried Exhibit for Minnesota Artists, Rochester, MN.
April 1979, Juried Student Show, Keihle Art Gallery, St Cloud, MN.
April 1978, Juried Student Show, Keihle Art Gallery, St Cloud, MN.
December 1977, Midwest Craft Competition, Juried exhibit, Fourth Award, Rochester, MN.
August 1977, Minnesota State Fair Fine Art Exhibition, St. Paul, MN.
2010, EDGE Program, Created by Artist Trust, Facilitated by Arts Now, Edmonds, WA
2009, Certificate in Fiber Arts, University of Washington Extension, Seattle, WA
1979, BFA in Art with honors, St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud, MN