Jet Marie Art and Designs
Jeanette "Jet" Marie Whitt is a multi media artist. Born in Younstown, Ohio to a seafaring family. As a child Jet lived in Ohio, Seattle, California, Louisiana and finally Texas. Her interest in art began at an early age. Jet began sewing around 10, learning from her grandma who was a professional seamstress, started designing as soon as she began to sew.
Jet met a sailor from Seattle traveling through Galveston in 2005 . He also had a background in glass blowing, having worked at the glass house for 8 years. He introduced her to the art of glass fusing, bought a kiln and started fusing.
Painting remains her first love. Her paintings are featured on CD'S for John Evans, Carley Wolf, Townes Van Zandt. Music is a major inspiration for her art. Her paintings can be found in collections internationally.
Now living in the beautiful river city of San Marcos. The home of the famous Mermaid festival. One of her favorite subjects from sea lore and her family background of merchant marines. San Marcos is also located between Austin and San Antonio, down the street from Gruene, Tx, and Wimberly, Perfect for a music loving artist.
This website includes Jet's Art, clothing designs, fused glass pendants and jewelry made from unique found pieces.