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.   ~~~ […]

Children’s Toys, Books & Clothing

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:

Diane Ness, Fashion Clothing

High quality linen from California   ~   tafetta and silks from Iowa   ~ top quality construction I design wearable items  for women that are unusual and fun.  Angel Designs came out of a love for sewing and designing unusual, out of the box clothing for women to wear and have fun …… Most of my […]

Diane Ness -Handmade Clothing

Handmade Wrap, Poppy Blouse and Jacket Diane Ness Wrap – $175, Blouse – $145, Jacket – $175 New artist Diane Ness, brings handmade clothing of the most exquisite materials.  They flowing designs in natures colors, and they fit most women.  The wrap is of finest taffeta.  The blouse and the jacket are of  washed linen […]

Art at Last: It’s Never Too Late to Create

  Art at Last: It’s Never Too Late to Create is a nonfiction book which tells the stories of thirteen artists who began their careers late in life and have become successful.  Art at Last delves into the most potent issues of today for several significant portions of the populations, especially the older generation, including […]

Children and Baby items at the Joyful Jewel

  We have lots of wonderful things for adults, but did you know that there is a very nice selection of things for children and babies too?  Check out our Gift Guide:

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 […]

Sandra Pelzel’s “Take & Play Car Mat”

What could be more fun for the pre-school traveler than an easy-carry car track!  Quilt & Fiber Artist (and Potter) Sandra Pelzel has designed this Take & Play Car Mat to be easily portable for children.  The ~ 15 1/2″ x 18″ track includes two matchbox cars, a pen and a blank notebook in two of the pockets. […]

Gifts Guide

When looking for a gift, the Joyful Jewel is a place for innovative, meaningful and fun options.  You will find things here that are not available anywhere else. The receiver of an artist-made gift will have something unique which was made with care and skill.  Contributing to your own community or to one you know and […]