Joyce is an elected member of the Glasgow Society of Women Artists and Paisley Art Institute. Works have been exhibited by the Royal Glasgow Institute, the Scottish Artists and Artists Craftsmen in Edinburgh and with the Laing Art Exhibition, Mall Galleries, London.

She was a prizewinner at Art Exposure Gallery Mayfest Exhibition in 1996 and a London Finalist in the Laing Art Competition in 1996 and 1997. She won the Gregor lan Smith Award at Bearsden Art Club in 1997, the Inverbeg Gallery Trophy at Helensburgh Art Club in 1997, and the MacRoberts Open Prize at Art Exposure Gallery in 1998.