“Art is the lie that enables us to realize the truth.” ~ Pablo Picasso

Recent Watercolor News

Jan’s work was recently accepted in, “Biennale 26th National Juried Exhibition” at the Art Center of Coastal Carolina, 14 Shelter Cove, Hilton Head island, SC. The exhibition was judged by renowned artist, Alan Flattman. Her work was accepted in the Society of Bluffton Artists Annual Juried Exhibition in Bluffton, SC, judged by internationally recognized watercolor artist, Judi Betts. Jan also taught “A Plein Air Workshop” on Daufuskie Island and two studio workshops at the Hilton Head Art Academy in January and February 2020, where she is a member of the faculty.

Notable Awards

Jan has won numerous national awards, including:

  • Silver Medal, Red River Watercolor Society, Fargo, ND

  • Windsor Newton Painting Award, Alaska Watercolor Society

  • First Place: Marietta/Cobb Museum of Art, Marietta, GA; American Plains Artists 18th Annual Juried Exhibit, Odessa, TX; Viewpoints, Atlanta, Artists Center Grandview Gallery, Atlanta, GA;

  • Peoples Choice: Art League of Hilton Head, SC; South Cobb Arts Alliance, Mableton, GA; Artist Guild of Northwest GA, Cartersville, GA

Recent Shows & Exhibitions

  • Art League of Hilton Head, SC “Anything Goes”; Gullah Celebration, Hilton Head, SC

  • Old Court House Art Gallery, Woodstock, IL ”Real People”

  • Valley Art Association 78th Annual Exhibition, Old Lyme, CT

  • Ellington White Gallery, Fayetteville, NC “Artists Who Teach”