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Cactus Apples - CLARK, Joyce [artist] - 1980. 
N.p [ca. 1980], N.p. - Original oil painting by this well known artist. It portrays a young Native American girl child eating a cactus apple in the desert. It is 18 x 24 inches and nicely farmed (26 x 32 inches). Signed by Joyce Clark on the lower right, titled and signed by her on the rear, signed twice more by her under her copyright stamp. Wonderful condition."Joyce Clark was raised in the famous Art Colony of Laguna Beach, California.æ In 1970 she moved to the island of Maui where she lived and painted for 25 years; 10 of those years in the beautiful countryside of Hana, Maui known as "the last Hawaiian place." She now makes her home in Sunriver, Oregon. Following her formal education at Whittier College and University of California at Los Angeles, she spent many years as a commercial artist and a ceramic decorator before becoming deeply involved in oil painting and mosaic murals. Joyce has been commissioned to paint numerous oil paintings for private collections around the world as well as to create mosaics that grace the walls of many public structures. Among these murals are the 12'x16' mosaic "St. Francis of Assissi" that is on the St Francis Hospital in Lynwood; California' "Future in Space" a mural in Tulare High School, Tulare, California; four mosaic murals in the Congregational Church in Laguna Beach, California; four Cortese Crest murals in Leisure World in Laguna Hills, California and a mosaic cross in the "Church of the Community" in Honokowai, Maui, Hawaii" (Village Galleries).
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