Original Artwork

One-of-a-Kind Folk Paintings for Sale in Ipswich, MA

“I paint to capture the history, traditions and spirit of America.”

– Johanne Cassia

Adorn your walls with the charming and unique imaginings of folk artist Johanne Cassia. We’re proud to offer folk paintings for sale in Ipswich, MA, directly from the painter. The pieces listed here are original paintings found nowhere else. For more information regarding size, purchase price, or shipping, call (978) 356-9600 or email jcassia@comcast.net. Be sure also to check out our art prints.

Rogers and Brown House

Rogers & Brown House

Autumn leaves, big pumpkins, and the family cat are all part of the fall landscape in this large, colorful folk art painting on wood.
Original
30″ x 48″
3″ Handcrafted Black Frame

Old South Church

Old South Church – SOLD

This large, colorful painting is reminiscent of winter in small colonial towns. Our home, in the foreground, was moved to make way for the church. This stately church no longer stands at the head of Ipswich’s south green.
Original
30” x 48”
3” Handcrafted Black Frame

Winterport

Winterport

This exhibition oil painting depicts a cool, snowy winter’s day with smoke billowing from house chimneys. The ships are in port after the last sail of the season.
Original Oil
24” x 36”
3” Handcrafted Black Frame

USS Essex

USS Essex

This large, square folk art painting depicts the first frigate in the American Navy. A commanding piece with the gold inscription “USS Essex, Salem, Massachusetts, 1799” in gold script at the bottom of the canvas. Heavy canvas painting is mounted on wood.
Original
36″ x 36″
Handcrafted Black Frame with Blue Indent Line

Save the Whale

Save The Whales

Original Oil
24″ x 48″
Handcrafted Black Frame.

Middleton

Middleton – SOLD

This is a 5′ x 4′ mural on wood depicting all of the homes of the family, schoolmates, and friends of one family who settled in Middleton circa 1670.

The Hunt

Harvest Moon

This is a colorful folk art painting of the rising harvest moon and the setting sun. The pumpkins are piled high in the wagon, and Judy’s cat is enjoying the evening. The Whipple House and General Wade’s House have been candlelit for the evening’s events.
Original Oil
18″ x 29″
3″ Handcrafted Black Frame

Coastal Village

Coastal Village

This is a family coastal village with colorful houses, marshes, and an inlet river. The sunny summer breezes fill the sails of the boats in the distance. One oar has dropped into the shallow depths of the river. The seagulls are the perched observers.
Original Oil
24″ x 35″
3″ Handcrafted Black Frame

Sea Coast Village

Seacoast Village

This folk art painting brings us back to the shipping days of the China trade. Many of the goods used by the colonists came from faraway places. The lighthouse guided the passage of ships.
Original Oil
22″ x 47″
3″ Handcrafted Black Frame

Holiday House

Holiday House

The Hall Haskell House is our visitor center near the oldest double arch bridge in America, the Choate Bridge.
Original
16″ x 20″

Thatcher Island

Twin Lighthouses at “Thacher Island”

This artwork is custom framed in a handcrafted wood frame.
Original
16″ x 20″