Americana & Folk Art

Scenes of American historical or bygone eras, traditional folk art, typical Americana and American cultural heritage. Custom designed decorative tile art and tile murals.

Artworks by Julia offers original, custom designed tile paintings, tile murals and decorative tiles with folk art style traditions, cultural heritage and Americana themes. Julia’s paintings include farm, house, home, ranch portraits. covered bridges to historical or bygone era content. You’ll find whimsical looks into cafe “alligator chefs” to to the golf course at Augusta’s daunting, but beautiful, 12th Hole or “Golden Bell”. See glimpses of a Victorian age kitchen to scenes of early farming and rural life. Julia uniquely captures traditional folk art, bygone generations and Americana in her expressive paintings.

The commissioned tile murals and decorative tiles shown below feature themed examples that were coordinated and developed with input and suggestions from the client to create tile paintings that have been fully customized just for them. Sized to fit their space requirements and complement their home décor, decorating, kitchen or backsplash remodeling.

Joys Farming and Rural Life early American farm, rural life scenes.
Joy's Early American Farming Scenes
Baking Cookies, busy kitchen workers making cookies, whimsical folk art style tile backsplash.
Folk Art Baking Cookies (with installation photo)
Historic Americana Covered Bridges, various bridges tile mural and portraits on accent tiles.
Historic Covered Bridges
Whimsical look at tournament pro golf's beautiful Augusta Golden Bell, 12th hole, tile mural.
Pro Golf’s Augusta 12th Hole
New Jersey home, hobby farm and garden portrait tile mural.
New Jersey Americana
True Americana, Massachusetts house portrait, rural scene with quilts for sale on white picket fence.
Quilts for Sale
Americana, Victorian Era kitchen scenes, women busy baking and cooking at wood fired stove in well stocked kitchens, tile murals.
Victorian Era Kitchen Scenes (two versions-with installation photos)
Cheerful Americana scene, family busy cooking and baking together in their kitchen, backsplash tile mural.
Valerie's Family Kitchen (with installation photo)
Tennessee Americana, view through blackberry vines at farm and resort with red barn, pasture, kitchen tile mural.
Michelle’s Blackberry Farm (with installation photo)
Nautical, maritime scene of ship Columbia Rediviva with tender ship, the sloop Lady Washington.
Ship Columbia with Sloop Washington
House portrait with family heraldry or crest, ornate cartouche and scrollwork, backsplash mural.
Hoopes Heraldry & Home Portrait
In love peacock couple under heart symbols, decorative tile, hand painted in folk art style.
Loving Folk Art Peacocks (with installation photos)
Traditional early American folk art style home and farm portrait, tile art mural.
American Folk Art Style (with installation photo)


PO Box 8919
Catalina, AZ

(520) 825-3438
Daily: 10 AM to 8 PM
Arizona Time Zone


"Julia was wonderful to work with, very accommodating and even matched my fabric colors and swatches for my clients kitchen backsplash."
-Mike B.

"Julia did an amazing job and is very busy. She communicated well with the list of wild flowers and pictures I sent her, of the blooms here at our home."
- Ann P.

Templates in Time