mixed media; 6x12x5″ (shown front and open from above)

“’Pearl’ is a modern interpretation of N. Hawthorne’s “The Scarlet Letter” referencing a woman’s ability to survive and prosper in a world where men seemingly control the social norm.”

ARTIST BIO: Jan Thomas has been both an arts educator and a working artist in Cincinnati for over forty years. As an eclectic fiber artist and printmaker with a penchant for assemblage, Jan creates pieces that reflect her concern for issues facing women and families.