Jan Thomas’ sculptural vessels made from prints (mixed media & drypoint) have been juried into two shows this year. “Yggdrasil” (above) is selected for the Ohio Craft Museum’s “Best of 2018” juried exhibition.
Jan’s “Undulata Naturale” (above) will appear in the National Basketry Organizations Members in Print exhibition, also appearing in their summer issue of the NBO’s magazine: The Quarterly Review.
You can learn more about Jan, her work, and her process in our blog post: “Vintage Vessels Revisited with Jan Thomas.”
ABOUT THE ARTIST
Jan Thomas received her BFA in Art Education at the University of Cincinnati in 1975. She continued her graduate studies at Miami University (Oxford, Ohio) and Xavier University. She is a Rhode Island School of Design Honors Educator and a participant in The Savannah College of Art and Design Summer Seminars for Distinguished Educators. Thomas retired in 1999 from a long and rewarding career as an art educator at Oak Hills High School, Cincinnati, Ohio.
Ohio Craft Museum » “Best of 2018,” the 35th annual juried exhibition, showcasing works by Ohio Designer Craftsmen artists, runs May 6–June 24, 2018. Opening reception: May 6, 1-4pm.
The National Basketry Organization » 37 works out of 163 were selected for this inaugural show to be published in the summer issue of the Quarterly Review Magazine.