Rita Baldwin – “Crepe Myrtle Lane”

“Crepe Myrtle Lane” Rita Baldwin Oil Painting, 16″ x 12 1/2″, Canvas mounted on board, Original $150      I see a Fall crepe myrtle on my way into work each day just as colorful as this one painted in oils by Rita Baldwin.   I know it’s only for a brief time but isn’t it […]

Florence Johnson “Woodshed”

“Woodshed” Florence Johnson Watercolor on Canvas, 14″ x 17 1/4″ $100, Framed Original Florence Johnson does such a wonderful job of portraying local scenes in a way that transports a simple, lowly subject into something grand.  In this nostalgic painting, the woodshed really shines and seems to beckon one to tarry awhile, maybe to store […]

Lisa Wright-Taylor “Untitled Windows”

Untitled Lisa Wright-Taylor Mixed Media on Canvas, 20″ x 16″ $175, Original Although Lisa Wright-Taylor didn’t give this intriguing painting a name, I’m calling it “Windows Calling” as I want to go in each one and see what is behind it. I also see what could be Lisa’s study room where she hones her massage, […]

Shannon Bueker “Animals in the Garden”

“Animals in the Garden” Shannon Bueker Acrylic on Board, 16″ x 12″ $200, Original It is fun to locate and count all the animals Shannon Bueker has painted in this beautiful flower garden.  I love how each animal is in his/her own world, going about their individual lives, minding their own business.  I especially love […]

Terri Lange “Witchy Pumpkin Scene”

“Witchy Pumpkin Scene” Terri Lange Colored Pencil and Acrylic, 10″ x 8″ Matted Original $5 Just peeking out from behind this wonderful assortment of friendly pumpkins, are a witch and her familiar, a black cat.  Is that the top of the pumpkin in witch’s hand or is it a flask with potion?  I think, Terri […]

Kate Ladd “Witch with Blue Hair”

“Witch With Blue Hair” Kate Ladd Acrylic on board, 10″ x 15″ $35, Original      Kate Ladd will be working at the Joyful Jewel all day on October 31st.  I wonder if she will come in blue hair to go with the witch hat I think she is planning to wear.  Although those two things […]

Rita Baldwin “Zada & Her Zinnias”

“Zada and Her Zinnias” Rita Baldwin Oil on Canvas, 10″ x 10″ $125, Original This scene, captured by oil painter Rita Baldwin, is perfect for this time of year.  Lucky Zada is reaping the reward of tending her Zinnias throughout the Spring and Summer.  What a stunning bouquet she will make!  Perhaps she will even […]

Andrea Saccone Snyder “Blue Seeker”

“Blue Seeker” Andrea Saccone Snyder Acrylic on Canvas, 8″ x 10″ $65, Original I think Andrea Snyder must have painted this as a self portrait, as beautiful Blue Seeker has the same serene bright elegant persona as she does.  Blue seeks grace in a steamy potion and is able to contact the mysterious realms with […]

Marilyn Penrod “Flower Boy”

“Flower Boy” Marilyn Penrod Acrylic on Canvas, 16″ x 20″ Framed Original Marilyn Penrod’s “Flower Boy” is certainly precious.  I love how the colors of the flowers and of the cat and his reflection match, bringing out the vibrancy of each.  What do you imagine this boy is thinking about?  Perhaps he is waiting by […]

Beth Bale “Iris”

“Iris” Beth Bale 8″ x 8″ watercolor on aqua board $58 Move over Georgia, Beth Bale is painting expressive closeups of flowers!  This Iris invites you to enter right into it’s “mouth” and winks at you with long-lashed eyes.  Painted on a small board that can be held in your hand from a desktop display, […]