From Life-Art to Hijab
Selected Images, (2000-2003) Janet Silk
The Arabic text on the drawings is from a variety of sources such as The Qur’an, a prayer book, and from a traditional collection of words, phrases, and adjectives called The 99 Beautiful Names of God. The captions are an English transliteration of the Arabic.
Each image is 5” x 7” on watercolor paper, pen and ink, metallic markers, glitter; all were created between 2000-2003.