Banyan Tree Experience by Joyce Schaunaman


Selected for the 2012 Hui No’eau Annual Juried Exhibition, this is an original watercolor painting that is 22 X 30 inches.  It shows the colorful light filled creative space of the legendary and growing banyan tree with people enjoying its ambiance.

Joyce Schaunaman -

Oil, Watercolor, and Photography

Joyce Schaunaman has many artistic accomplishments throughout her art career including being selected for juried art shows: 


Art Maui, Artists of Hawaii, and the Hui No’eau Annual Juried Exhibition.


Joyce’s art work was shown on the cover of the Aloha Airlines magazine. And she was the first artist to be selected for the annual Lahaina Town Action Committee Poster Competition. 


Joyce's beautiful modern impressionistic style invites viewers to appreciate her work. Her art has movement, rhythm, and combinations of colors that display a unique artistic vision. 


Joyce’s artistic journey led her to achieve a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Massachusetts College of Art in Boston.


On Maui she has continued to develop her skills in art, photography, history, and teaching.  


Joyce’s first inspirations came from the artists Matisse, Derain, and Monet.


The dramatic light on Maui, the island people, and the unique and diverse natural settings inspire this artist.

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Olowalu Sunset by Joyce Schaunaman


The viewer is invited to reflect upon the passage of a day, time spent with loved ones, and the arrival of evening.  Demonstrating mastery of composition, this photograph shows the silhouettes of coconut trees against reflecting colors on waves.