"Jill Powers achieves the mysticism of the orient with handmade paper that she casts into starkly simple forms.  The serene oblong shape of Ms. Powers's "Reverence" has the essence of  an Oriental reliquary.  A single dried okra pod hangs down in front like a ceremonial vessel."
-Review from the Sunday New York Times - July 15, 1990


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  • Jill's new work with Ocean Plant Communities is in progress!
  • See some of Jill's environmental art in the faculty show at Naropa University's Nalanda Arts campus


The mysterious Cereus

A mysterious event is on-going in my art studio this week.... It is an experience I have been wanting to have for over twenty years.  My Night Blooming Cereus plant has six large buds that are developing rapidly and each one will bloom for just one night this year.  I love watching them take shape and grow so dramatically each day. The anticipation is high for this extraordinary time...

Insight and Inquiry

I offer an opportunity that appears on my website as Personal Artistic Mentoring. Recently I was thinking about all the different types of people that I work with in this way.  It is always a deep joy to me to be involved with the support of another artist’s journey....

to read more click on the title  Insight and Inquiry

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