M-J de Mesterton

The Original Rock Painter, Since 1974

M-J's Art Updates

Elegant Rock Painting by M-J de Mesterton

Posted on December 30, 2016 at 1:20 AM
Christmas, 2016: a Rock and Gem Painting by M-J de Mesterton Hangs in Her Home Library 

Oil Paintings of Gemstones by M-J de Mesterton

Posted on December 29, 2016 at 11:40 PM

Mystical Rocks of Vouliagmeni, by M-J de Mesterton

Posted on December 29, 2016 at 8:35 PM


Elegant Photo by M-J de Mesterton

Posted on March 14, 2016 at 7:55 PM

Website is Being Updated

Posted on March 1, 2015 at 11:05 AM

M-J's Elegant Painting

Posted on October 8, 2014 at 7:05 PM

Interior with M-J's Paintings

Posted on September 23, 2014 at 6:15 PM

Vouliagmeni, by M-J de Mesterton

Posted on August 30, 2014 at 8:55 PM

Healing Power of Stones

Posted on July 3, 2014 at 4:45 PM

Pierres Précieuses (precious stones) by M-J de Mesterton ©2013,

Oil on Canvas 11" X 14" 

Courtesy of the Moriguchi Collection


Amber gemstone is believed to prevent memory-loss, and to help purify the body. Amber also alleviates headaches, bone and heart problems. Amber is known for its stress-relieving and calming properties.

Amethyst gemstone reduces insomnia, arthritis, aids in pain relief, and ameliorates circulatory deficiencies. Amethyst is considered to be the gemstone that promotes meditation, personal peace, balance, courage, and inner strength.

Aquamarine gemstone promotes health in the liver, throat, stomach, jaw, teeth, eyes, and ears. Aquamarine is also known to help relieve fear, calm nerves, and enhance mental clarity.

Citrine gemstone is worn to increase the hearing sense. Citrine also promotes personal success, abundance, and clear thinking.

Garnet gemstone improves the function of the circulatory system, heart, and lungs. Garnet is known to promote feelings of love and romantic intimacy.

Jade is known traditionally in China as "Stone of Heaven". Jade promotes closeness to the spiritual world, encourages creativity, and being near it helps us to remember and interpret our dreams. It is prized as a protective talisman, assuring long life and a peaceful death to its wearer as a powerful healing stone. Jade promotes health of the kidneys and enhances the function of other organs when worn as an amulet. Jade is believed to aid in the acquisition of friendship and luck by repelling negative energy.

Lapis Lazuli gemstone is believed to help alleviate insomnia and depression. Lapis lazuli is also known for promoting creativity, openness, and truthfulness.

Onyx gemstone is associated with the root chakra, thus it brings spiritual inspiration, and supports control over emotions.

Pearl is said to aid purity, charity, integrity, truth, and loyalty in its wearer, and to possess calming properties.

Peridot gemstone heals stress in relationships, mitigates anger and jealousy, and slows aging. The fresh, green peridot promotes abundance and prosperity.

Ruby gemstones soothe and enhance the emotions. Rubies are also known to increase integrity, devotion, and happiness.

Sapphire is the gemstone of creative expression, inner peace and meditation. The sapphire also aids in personal expression and the alleviation of pain.

Topaz gemstone is one of the earth's most powerful rocks. Topaz promotes the balancing of emotions, and provides protection from the greed of others.

©M-J de Mesterton 2014

Jade, Stone of Heaven by M-J de Mesterton ©2009,

Oil on Canvas 16" X 20"



Paintings by M-J de Mesterton

Posted on June 26, 2014 at 4:55 AM
Art by Mystic Painter M-J de Mesterton at Collective Souls Fine Art, Tivoli Village Las Vegas

Interior with M-J's Paintings

Posted on January 11, 2013 at 2:05 PM
This Princeton interior features four paintings by M-J de Mesterton.

Larry Risko, New York Artist

Posted on July 27, 2010 at 11:20 AM

New Article by M-J de Mesterton about her former student in Manhattan:

Larry Risko, New York Artist

My Page of Cornish School Game Hens

Posted on June 4, 2010 at 5:34 PM

A 1974 drawing by Cornish Fine Art instructor Charles Stokes is just one of the items on my web-page,

The Cornish Game Hen.

M-J's Cookery Site

Posted on February 19, 2010 at 10:47 AM

M-J de Mesterton's Color Painting Tops Google

Posted on January 13, 2010 at 5:47 PM

M-J de Mesterton's Color-Field Tops Google Results for "Color Paintings"

Collide-O-Clown Painting by M-J de Mesterton, 1986

Posted on January 11, 2010 at 4:20 PM

One of the Web's Most Popular Clown Paintings,

Collide-o-Clown, Copyright M-J de Mesterton 1986


Oil on Belgian Linen 36" X 48"