Jill Karr

“Meraki I”
(Meraki means to do something with soul, creativity or love. When you leave a piece of yourself in your work)
Mixed media
12″ x 10″ x 3″
San Juan Island

Artist Statement:
I have always been fascinated by the intrigue, beauty and complexity of the Japanese Feminine.  Historically they have stood with beauty, dignity and strength in the face of societal oppression.  These pieces represent, “Cracking the Surface” and moving toward the light.