Carmelle Jean was born in Haiti and moved to the United States in 2008.
Jean began school in Stoughton, MA before transferring to Boston Public Schools. In 2014, she joined the Gateway studios where she quickly flourished as an artist. Jean loves to draw, paint, make jewelry, and is an excellent seamstress. Her work is often driven by her interest in flora and fauna as well as organic patterns found in nature.
Jean has exhibited at the Gateway Gallery.