Marilyn Penrod “Bird of Play”

“Bird of Play” Marilyn Penrod Acrylic on Canvas, 11″ x 20″ $295, Original, Framed We have three cats and I have been a lover of cats all of my life.  Yet I’m certain that painter Marilyn Penrod knows things about cats and their secret lives that I don’t.  When and where do you think she […]

Nancy L. Smith “Flamingo Fling”

“Flamingo Fling” Nancy L. Smith Water Media, 40″ x 28″, Original Framed $1200 The original of this large water media painting “Flamingo Fling” by Nancy L. Smith just sold yesterday at the Joyful Jewel.  The colors are soooo lush and Nancy created a lot of dimension so that the flamingos stand out brilliantly full of […]

Terri Lange “Primitive Art”

“Primitive Art” Terri Lange, Painting Acrylic on Water Color Paper, 12″ x 12″, Original $50 I see Terri Lange’s wide open wild imagination thundering through wide open wild-moving scenery.  I thought of this painting being placed in a child’s room, one who loves monsters and enjoys being scared, but who may also be visited by […]

Mary Darley “The One That Got Away: Catfish”

“The One That Got Away: Catfish” Mary Darley Acrylic Painting Print on Canvas, 16″ x 14″ $50 This post is in honor of my father Newton Wheeler, my sister Carol Wheeler and my niece & nephew Geri Wheeler and Larry Wheeler — who all love fishing!  Mary Darley entitled this painting “The One That Got […]

Emma Skurnick “Arnhem”

“Arnhem” Emma Skurnick Painting Watercolor and Colored Pencil on Paper 10″ x 14″ plus frame $400, Original Emma Skurnick was just in with her husband and their new baby, Niko.  She must have known she was pregnant last Fall when she and Jan were in Holland.  Emma said she painted this enchanting flock of sheep […]

Jude Lobe “Peaceful Valley”

“Peaceful Valley” Jude Lobe Encaustic on Wood, 8″ x 10″ $245, Original Oh my goodness, Jude Lobe, what a beautiful place you are showing us in your colorful wax painting.  Peace Valley indeed.  I just want to go there, settle among the cattails with a book and read — and watch the clouds and then […]

Sarah McTeer Ogburn “Who Made This Moon”

“Who Made This Moon” Sarah McTeer Ogburn 9 1/2′ x 7 1/2″, Acrylic on Canvas, Original $180 framed, $140 unframed Utter joy and peace, that is the atmosphere that Sarah McTeer Ogburn experienced while this beauty in her flowing blue emerged through the paint.  She seems to float in and out of the worlds of […]

Vangi & Bob Cathcart “My Mother”

“My Mother” Poem by Robert Cathcart, Painting by Vangi Cathcart 8″ x 10″ on Paper (also available framed or as a card) $8 Vangi Cathcart painted this sweet scene of a mother bird taking care of her nest to go with the Mother’s Day poem that her husband author Robert Cathcart wrote.  The paintings are […]

Beth Bale “Rush”

“Rush” Beth Bale Watercolor on Mat Board, Print 1/200, 11″ x 9 1/2″ $28 Beth Bale hails from Kentucky Derby country and loves to rear as well as paint horses.  I love the action in this one and the title, “Rush.” And they’re off . . . ~~~ See new pieces on FaceBook Follow us […]

On a Monday

Friendship Lila Berry, Poet inspired by Vangi Cathcart “Pansies” I look a trip to Florida to visit a long time friend, We had a delightful time from the beginning to the end. On the drive home memories fill my thoughts of the laughter and tears we have shared, Experienced when you’ve had a friend of […]