Barbara Thompson, Fiber Arts – Knitwear

Barbara Thompson knits infant and children’s clothing. The white infant dress would be perfect for a Christening dress.  She also makes glass sculpture. See: Barbara Thompson, Glass Sculpture Barbara Thompson, Fiber Arts – Knitwear  

Riva Econopouly, Fiber Arts & Toys

I have been knitting for 65 years. For 40 of those years, I was just a regular, normal knitter. I’d knit a few things during the year for presents or for myself. Later, when I had children I kept them in mittens and sweaters and started to do the same for my grandchildren. Then I […]

Allison East, Fiber Arts

Where cute meets crochet!  I make amigorumi style crochet plush charms with handmade polymer clay faces. Components are attached with polymer clay “slue” and glue or sewn on.  I love spinning an old craft like crochet into something unexpected and fun.  it’s a way to introduce tradition to new generations.  I’m inspired by my daughter […]

Donna Cassidy, Fiber Art – Crochet

I have a background in painting and printmaking, but have always been drawn to crafts. Currently I am going in two very different craft directions. I am working in fused and stained glass for 34 years. I love this medium, but I needed to work in something I could shape directly and that was soft. […]

Riva Econopouly “Blue Sock Doll” Fiber Art

Blue Sock Doll Riva Econopouly, Fiber Arts & Toys ~ 7″ x 3″ acrylic sock with sewn features $12 Can it get any cuter than this!  A blue sock doll by Riva Econopouly. ~~~ See new pieces on FaceBook Follow us on Twitter @TheJoyfulJewel Call us at (919) 883-2775 Subscribe to our newsletter. The Joyful […]

Art Clothing by Diane Ness, Deborah Younglao and Donna Cassidy

  A sampling of the new clothing that artists have recently brought in to the Joyful Jewel. The ecru top by Diane Ness is meant to be one of several layers you would put together; these silk carves and felted scarves are by Deborah Younglao, and the colorful shawl is by Donna Cassidy.   ~~~ […]

Donna Cassidy, Glass Art – Stained Glass

I have a background in painting and printmaking, but have always been drawn to crafts. Currently I am going in two very different craft directions. I am working in fused and stained glass for 34 years. I love this medium, but I needed to work in something I could shape directly and that was soft. […]

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Gloria Howell “Alpaca Neck Art”

“Alpaca Neck Art” Gloria Howell Alpaca with bead adornment I know it’s hot but so is this fabulous alpaca neck piece by Gloria Howell!  Gloria’s art is made from the shearing of her friends — and that must feel soooo good to them during this hot weather.  Here is what she says about her work: […]

Roxanne Hollander “Fiber Backpack”

Mixed Fiber Backpack with Pockets & Adjustable Straps Roxanne Hollander miscellaneous fiber, ~ 12″ x 18″ $40 This stylish backpack is one-of-a-kind, made by Roxanne Hollander from pieces of fabric with pockets and adjustable straps. It will fit your shoulders perfectly and ensure that you stand out beautifully in a crowd — as well as […]