Carolina watercolorist, Jim Wordsworth built his first sailboat
when he was fourteen. From then he was hooked!
Traveling up and down the North Carolina Outer Banks with
his family and later with his wife, Mary Lib, Jim saw the
changes in the coastal area from rural, duck blinds, to slick
It is to these things that one is treated to a collection of
coastal North Carolina art in watercolors. One can almost hear
the silent sounds of the early Outer Banks, when there were no
motels and only a few cottages, none with modern facilities but
most with big, gorgeous porches, and laughter that traveled with
A self-taught artist, Jim has had one-man shows in Beaufort,
Rocky Mount, Chapel Hill, Cary, Wilson, and Kill Devil Hills,
North Carolina. He currently has 60 limited editions being
sold throughout the Carolinas.
WATERCOLOR PRINTS OF FAVORITE LOCATIONS IN NC, SC and VA
Many of the prints are now available in beautiful CAROLINA
Note Cards. PLEASE LOOK AT THEM AT THE NOTE CARDS LINK.
Painting subjects are divided into three Galleries which
include locations such as: Williamsburg, Corolla, Nags Head,
Kitty Hawk, Cape Hatteras, Ocracoke, Beaufort, Morehead,
Swansboro, Sunset Beach, Murrell's Inlet, UNC - Chapel Hill, NC
State University, Rural NC, Atlantic Beach, Cape Lookout,
Wilmington, Charleston and Wanchese.