Size: 12"W x 9"H x 0.25"D
Year Created: 2018
What is a rapeseed? Apparently in Ireland they make oil from it. You will be driving along and see the most yellow field you have ever seen. I thought it was mustard, but it glowed more intense. It is rapeseed. Painted plein-air along a highway in County Meath, in the small town of Maperath Ireland. I was there teaching a workshop in 2013.
Janet is a professional fine artist passionate about painting. Born and raised in Staten Island, NY, Janet went to High School of Art & Design in NYC. After graduating Pratt with a BFA in painting Janet worked as a graphic designer for major name brand manufacturers in NY creating packaging, catalogs, and websites. Through this period she never stopped painting. Currently, Janet resides in Warwick, NY with her two kids, husband and an enormous labradoodle. The main living areas of the house have been taken over as her studio. Janet serves on the board of directors at the Orange County Arts Council and is an advocate for local arts in her community. She runs a figure drawing group at the Seligmann Center in Sugarloaf, NY. Janet is also passionate about being outdoors, gardening, and cooking. Life is mud luscious and puddle wonderful.– e.e. cummings Here is a blogpost by Leslie Fandrich about her art..