Rita Joyce, a California Artist who has recently moved to Lake Mohawk, is known for her original paintings that capture and reflect shadow and light with a vibrant palette. Joyce works in oils, watercolor or mixed media often enhancing her artwork with metal leaf, powders and collage. She utilizes creative visualization to compose prior to painting. Recently, she launched the series “Float I & II” and “Hue.”

During her career as a professional Artist, Joyce has received numerous awards and participated in many group exhibitions and one-woman shows, including several at the Carnegie Cultural Center and at The Autry Museum Gallery. She has exhibited at the Los Angeles and New York Art Expos, Art 21-Art for the 21st Century. She has the honor of being included in Noel Goldblatt’s ‘People of the Century’ collection.

Joyce attended the California Art Institute, Art Associates, and studied with many prominent watercolor and oil masters.
She has exhibited her work in over 40 galleries and museums in the continental United States, Hawaii, and Japan.
Her award-winning paintings are included in many private and corporate collections.

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We’ll be here all day, but you can meet Rita at Rose City Framemakers Saturday, November 4th from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM. We’ll have her originals here in the shop. You’ll also find examples of her other commissionable artwork – but you don’t have to wait until November to order!

Light refreshments will be served. Get a piece of artwork you buy in our shop framed and save 10% on both! Choose the perfect frame for your new artwork from our extensive collection.

Contact us to learn more about Rita’s commissionable works, or take a look at some examples here:


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