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.   ~~~ […]

Karen Wagner, Crochet Hats

Each hat is designed by me, with the main variations being color, hatband and sometimes attachments such as flowers.  I try not to duplicate designs, beyond a basic one-color hat, making each hat as unique as possible. Hats are made using 100% cotton yarn and are machine wash and dryable (some adornments may need to […]

Ruth Stutts, Hair Jewelry

Having let my hair grow and now needing to get it off my neck, I am especially happy to offer new hair jewelry by Ruth Stutts at the Joyful Jewel. They are colorful, sturdy, made with what Ruth calls yo-yos — you quilters may know what they are. We have hair ties and hair clips […]

Carol Sclove, Knitwear (Children)

 Ever since I can remember, I have always loved crafts and making things with my hands. After retiring from a career in business, I now have the time to pursue my love of crafting. I enjoy jewelry making, beading, metal work, and resin modeling. But I have returned to my first love, knitting, to hand […]

Children’s Gifts

We are excited to have a new Children’s Section at the Joyful Jewel thanks to Vangi Cathcart who set it up on Sunday.  Included are books, stuffed animals, clothing and toys for young children.  These are all by various artists from Chatham and the surrounding counties.   ~~~ See new pieces on FaceBook Follow us […]

Children’s Books,Toys, Fashion

The Joyful Jewel has a nice selection of children’s books by local authors, hand made stuffed animals or dolls and locally created clothing and accessories for all ages.  Here are few:  

Haw River Assembly, T-Shirts

The Haw River Assembly is a 501(c)(3) non-profit citizens’ group founded in 1982 to restore and protect the Haw River and Jordan Lake, and to build a watershed community that shares this vision The scenic 110 mile Haw River is at the headwaters of the Cape Fear River Basin, and includes the Jordan Lake reservoir, […]

Deborah Younglao, New Silk Scarves

Deborah Younglao‘s Newest Silk Scarves Deborah Younglao Silk Art has just brought in a lot of new scarves in brilliant colors. Some are felted with a loop to hold the scarf well when wrapped around. Some are burnout in rich pale colors. Others are mind-blowing dreamlike patterns. She said she was late in getting new […]

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  

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. […]