Erika Johnson Birchanna “Yoga Bag”

“Yoga Bag” Erika Johnson Birchanna The maker of this colorful and functional Yoga Bag, Erika Johnson Birchanna, is a seamstress, dancer, artist, teacher and stiltwalker.  It seems that you can see all of these qualities in the bag, including the tallness of the stilt!  In Erika’s artist statement she says that “she pulls inspiration from […]

Sharon Blessum “Sage Incense”

Sage Incense Sharon Blessum $12 Did you know that we now have incense at the Joyful Jewel?  Sharon Blessum has purchased two types and packaged them beautifully with her beads and many of them have handmade holders.  This box has leaves of Sage and includes a feather to direct the smoke.  The rectangle boxes have […]

Amy Durso “Enduring Love”

“Enduring Love” Amy Durso Wood with Burned In Rune Nothing says it better, feels stronger, takes you deeper than Amy Durso’s Rune “Enduring Love.”  As she says, “Preserve & Hold, Love, Partnerships, Equilibrium” this love has powerful roles to play as the arms reach out and up from the middle while maintaining the stability of […]

Marty Broda “Heart Dream Catcher”

“Heart Dream Catcher” Marty Broda Mixed Media Heart pink feathers, pink heart + Marty Broda’s conscious crafting add to the power of this spidery-woven dream catcher.  Surely only positive dreams will be allowed in! ~~~ See new pieces on FaceBook Follow us on Twitter @TheJoyfulJewel Call us at (919) 883-2775 Subscribe to our newsletter. The […]

Billy Mason “Find Your Heart’s Desire: Agate Talisman” at the Joyful Jewel 11-4-14

“Find Your Heart’s Desire: Agate Talisman” Billy Mason ~ 1 1/4 x 3″ Chatham County Agate $333.99 According to our very own “Mystic Merchant” Billy Mason, who is internationally known for his stunning lapidary work, this piece set with a Sterling Silver wire bail, aids in “heart chakra healing and enduring patience”.  This stone was […]

Marty Broda “Ascending Chaos”

“Ascending Chaos” Marty Broda Mixed Media Natural Materials Sculpture $35 I wonder what kind of day Marty Broda was having when “Ascending Chaos” emerged from her studio.  Surely all of those diverse feathers will help us in our personal challenge of living in this world of seeming chaos.  Fly, soar and see the possibilities beyond […]

Maryphyllis Horn “Whispering With Animals” book

“Whispering With Animals” Maryphyllis Horn, Writer Book in Color, 108 pages $25 At the Joyful Jewel we now have two books about communicating with animals.  Mary Ann Bumbera, who read from hers, “Because of You I Am” last Sunday, and now this brand new one from shamanic practitioner Maryphyllis Horn.  Both books are full of […]

First Sunday – Marty Broda, Margaret Harrell 8-1-14

  During  Pittsboro’s  First Sunday Event, Aug 3 from 12-4, we are pleased to announce that Joni Pavlic from unWINED will be pouring exclusively NC wines for us to taste throughout the afternoon–and during our gala:    AUGUST FEATURED ARTIST  RECEPTION: SUN,AUG 3: 1 – 3pm                     […]

Amy Durso “Healing Rune”

“Healing Rune” Amy Durso ~ 1 1/4″ x 2″, Wood $12 Holding this smooth round-cornered “Healing Rune” will surely do just that.  Smooth and powerful — that is Amy Durso’s MO and one of the ways she insists on helping us all to be healthy and whole.  Vitality – just meditate on the sound of […]

Mary Ann Bumbera “Because of You, I am”

“Because of You, I am: A Spiritual Quest With Man’s Best Friend” Mary Ann Bumbera Book,  188 Pages, Softcover $18.95 With several good friends having lost their dear pets in this past month, it was timely when Mary Ann Bumbera brought in her new book, “Because of You, I Am: A Spiritual Quest With Man’s […]