Nancy Smith “Dixie Chicks”

“Dixie Chicks” Nancy L. Smith Watermedia, 36″ x 80″ $650, Original “Dixie Chicks” like you’ve never seen them before.  Nancy Smith has painted her favorite back yard babies in all their curiosity and varied poses. ~~~ See new pieces on FaceBook Follow us on Twitter @TheJoyfulJewel Call us at (919) 883-2775 Subscribe to our newsletter. […]

Vangi Cathcart “Sunflowers”

“Sunflowers” by Vangi Cathcart Watercolor Sumi-e, from Henry Wo’s class at Martha’s Vineyard 16″ x 26″ original, framed to 23″ x 33″ $450 Vangi loves all flowers and grows a variety in her yard in Pittsboro, NC.  I know that she grows sunflowers and also chrysanthemums.  Flowers are common in oriental painting.  She says, “All […]

Marilyn Penrod “On the Waterfront”

“On the Waterfront” Marilyn Penrod 24″ x 24″ Acrylic on Canvas $545 This sky looks as unsettled as our weather in here NC today.  Everything is bright at the moment in this scene as it is here.  Thought you’d like to hear about her work in Marilyn Penrod’s words: ~~~ See new pieces on FaceBook […]

Terri Lange “Everyone Knows it’s Windy”

“Everyone Knows It’s Windy” Terri Lange Acrylic on Watercolor Paper Terri Lange has brought in a display full of completely new style of painting. This one titled “Everyone Knows It’s Windy” illustrates the splashy, colorful way she is doing things –  there’s not a Noodle Girl or a Shoe to be found.  This painting exudes […]

On a Monday- Fairy Flare

Shuga is thinking about it. I’m decided. I’ve long wanted those long, sparkly strands that mix into one’s own hair and add shimmer for many months. FINALLY, I get to do it. Shuga will be here and we’ll see what she decides!   The Joyful Jewel is open to organic art– the fluid, moving, joyful. […]

Vangi Cathcart “Plum Tree in Snow”

Cherry Blossom in Snow Vangi Cathcart Watercolor on Paper Sumi-e style watercolor with it’s Asian influence, is Vangi Cathcart’s specialty.  She grinds her own inks and the colors are from natural pigments.  “Cherry Blossom in Snow” – lovely! ~~~ See new pieces on FaceBook Follow us on Twitter @TheJoyfulJewel Call us at (919) 883-2775 Subscribe […]

Rita Baldwin “Azalea Garden”

“Azalea Garden” Rita Baldwin Original Oil Painting, on Canvas If the weather keeps up like this we will soon be seeing azalea’s bloom as in Rita Baldwin’s dynamic flower-full painting.  First will be crocus and daffodils to color our green. She has probably painted some of those too.  Rita captured so many of the shades […]

Terri Lange “Ready to Knit”

Ready to Knit Terri Lange acrylic on canvas The peaceful meditative quality of knitting may not be the focus on this jaunty spritzy beckoning ball of yarn and needles that Terri Lange painted.  Can hardly help but smile at this luring! ~~~ See new pieces on FaceBook Follow us on Twitter @TheJoyfulJewel Call us at […]

Stacy Lewis “Siamese Friend”

“Siamese Friend” Stacy Lewis Water Media on Canvas, 8″ x 8″ $40 “Siamese Friend” looks ready to jump on your lap, and with that thunderous Siamese purr, require you to just relax into the blue and mauve of life.  Stacy Lewis’s lovely art has a bit of dimension to give even more life to the […]

Shannon Bueker “Ibis”

“Ibis” Shannon Bueker Acrylic on Board, 6″ x 18″ $100, Original This is my kind of crowd!  Vibrant in their red and white, each Ibis taking care of him/herself, yet watching out for the other.  As in all of Shannon Bueker’s work there is action and dynamic life shown through the activity of everyday life, […]