Sarah McTeer Ogburn “Saturday at the Park”

“Saturday at the Park” Sarah McTeer Ogburn Mixed Media on Canvas, 18″ x 24″ Original $150 Sarah, where is this park?  “Saturday at the Park” by Sarah Mcteer-Ogburn makes me long for Saturday and time in a warm green place — and a grand adventure!  I want to tag along with you as you make […]

Beth Bale – “Elephant III”

“Elephant III” Beth Bale 6″ x 6″ Watercolor on Aquaboard, Original $36 Beth Bale’s elephants were the first thing I knew about her fabulous skill in painting with watercolors and acrylics.  It impressed me so much that I looked until I found her and invited her to have her work at the Joyful Jewel.  This […]

Vangi Cathcart “Roses and Chickadee”

“Roses and Chickadee” Vangi Cathcart Watercolor Painting, 8″ x 10″ Matted, Original $25 Soooo beautifully soft and dreamy, this lovely scene Vangi Cathcart painted of a chickadee singing to the roses.  These look like wild roses to me and ones that have just finished their prime blooming time.  If I stop for a minute, I […]

Forrest Greenslade – “Buttercup Breakfast”

“Buttercup Breakfast” Forrest Greenslade Acrylic on Board, 11″ x 14″, Original $250 Looking for a little warmth on this cold cold day?  Forrest Greenslade remembers the fields of buttercups and how welcoming they are, a promise for next Spring of this other-kind of brightness.  Today our brightness comes from clear cold and even bluer skies.  […]

Kim Hawks “Fig Time”

“Fig Time” Kim Hawks Photograph, 8″x 8″ Matted $15 Kim Hawks has photographed this trio of Figs in a way that makes it look like the most beautiful sill life painting I have every seen!  The figs are sooooo juicy and would be delicious I am certain, but in this case I just want to […]

Kate Ladd “Waterlilies in Autumn” at the Joyful Jewel 11-18-13

“Waterlilies in Autumn” Kate Ladd Acrylic on Canvas, 20″ x 20″, Original $225 Oh my goodness Kate Ladd!  This is an incredibly inviting Autumn scene.  Loving water lilies  as I do and seeing them at their home in this brilliant blue/purple water among the firey leaves, I can hardly stay inside.  I want to float […]

Shannon Bueker – “Gray Foxes by Road”

“Gray Foxes by Road” Shannon Bueker Acrylic on Canvas, 30″ x 15″ $450, Original           What can be more fun to paint than foxes!  And of course, Shannon Bueker is the one to do it and capture their mischievous inquisitive natures.  Here they are alertly going about their business, not far from the thicket they […]

Beth Bale – “Winter II”

“Winter II” Beth Bale 12 1/2″ x 15 1/2″ original watercolor, framed $85          Beth Bale is preparing us for what may be coming as Winter approaches (even though we didn’t get snow yesterday as we may have), bringing those clear cold days.  This snowy scene might be viewed only through a window, but I […]

Florence Johnson – “Stone Bridge”

“Stone Bridge” Florence Johnson 16 1/4″ x 20 1/2″, Watercolor on Canvas, Framed Piece with Fiber Mat $125, Original      This is one of Florence Johnson’s new pieces, watercolor painted on canvas rather than paper.  The effect is dreamy and misty as if you were right there in person ready to jump in the water […]

Nancy L. Smith – “Fallen Angel I”

“Fallen Angel I” Nancy L. Smith 13″ x 20″ Water Media + Found Objects $425 Framed Original      Nancy Smith has added enough dimension that you might call this painting 3-D art.  There are bits and pieces added including pages from a book, a luna moth, a metallic decal and various pieces of torn papers.  […]