Summary: Jane is a Midwestern landscape painter and teacher, a member of the Wisconsin Watercolor Society, Wisconsin Visual Artists, and the Door County Art League. She is represented by galleries in Door County and central Wisconsin. She is a passionate plein air painter and instructor.
M.A., English Literature Marquette University, Milwaukee Wisconsin
B.A. – English and French Marquette University, Milwaukee Wisconsin
Education minor Teaching Certificate, Wisconsin, Minn (7-12)
Certificat Annuel, French Arts and Humanities
University of Paris (the Sorbonne) (academic year)
Education–Visual Arts. Continuous since 1983: study, classes, workshops.
MCAD (Minneapolis College of Art & Design), Summer 2010. Women’s Art Institute, awarded partial scholarship.
London, England. Watercolor course w/ Liz Butler, member Royal Watercolor Society, at Dulwich Picture Gallery, November-Dec 2009.
Notable teachers, Midwest. Hazel Belvo, Elizabeth Erickson: Minneapolis College of Art and Design & the Grand Marais (Mn) Art Colony. Rochelle Woldorsky, Susan McDonald, Terry Genesen-Becker: Minnesota Museum of Art.
Margaret Lockwood, Wendell Arneson, Win Jones: Peninsula Art School, Door County, Wis. Bridget Austin.
Notable teachers, National Cheng-Kee Chee, Frank Webb, Don Dennis, Margaret Huddy, Linda Doll.
Classes, Workshops Grand Marais (Mn) Art Colony, annually for 5 years.
Peninsula Art School, 5 years (current); Split Rock Arts Program U of Mn), 2 years; Bloomington Arts Ctr, Mpls
Mentorship (juried) Women’s Art Registry of Minnesota
1993-4 Elizabeth Erickson, mentor
1995-6 Susan McDonald, mentor
Mentor/Mentee Exhibition University of Minnesota Fine Arts Gallery, Twin Cities
Selected Juried Exhibitions
2010, September “Green Circle,” 3-Person Exhibit,
Riverfront Art Center, Stevens Point, Wis
2010, July-August Minneapolis College of Art & Design, Concourse Gallery,
Women’s Art Institute group exhibit.
2010 June Wisconsin Watercolor Society exhibit, Spring Green, WI
2010, March Solo Exhibit: Watercolor Landscape, Silver Lake College, Manitowoc, Wis
2009 Anderson Arts Center, Kenosha, Wis. Wisconsin Watercolor Society Fall exhibit.
2009 Door County Art League Juried exhibit, Link Gallery, Fish Creek, Wis.
Honorable Mention.
2009 State Street Gallery, Madison, Wis. Wisconsin Watercolor Society (WWS),
Spring member exhibit
2009 Center for Visual Arts, Wausau. Wis. Annual juried “Midwest Seasons.”
2008 Francis Hardy Gallery Juried Exhibit Ephraim, Door County, Wisconsin
2008,09,10 Visions Exhibit. Riverfront Arts Center, Stevens Point, Wis
1999-2007 No juried show submissions; focused on artistic & professional growth while raising family & working FT
1994 Four person exhibit, Catherine G Murphy Gallery, College of St Catherine, St Paul, Minnesota
1994 “War and Peace” exhibit, Icebox Gallery, Minneapolis Mn
Stevens Point, WI
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