Education and Career
After 15 years of work in the architecture and interior design fields,
Jane has kept a studio in Anacortes working as a visual artist again for the past 11 years. In the 1970's, she worked
as a painter and sculptor before entering the University of Oregon Architecture program, showing at Maude Kerns Art Center,
U of O and Lane Community College galleries. Before attending the U of O, Jane received an Associate of Arts degree and studied
at Maude Kerns Art Center. After graduating from the U of O with a B.A. from the Architecture and Allied Arts School, Summa
cum Laude in 1987, she worked in the architecture design field and owned her own interior design firm. Jane was appointed
Culture Department. vice position and served several years within the Buddhist community of artists. Later she served as an
Arts Department regional leader in SGI-USA.
Selected Solo Shows
Anchor Art Space, Anacortes, Sept. 2009
"Selections", Anchor Art Space, August 2009, with Chris Watts
Studio-Preview", NEO, Anacortes, Wa. Dec. 2006
"Boundless Future", Depot Arts Center Gallery, Anacortes,
Wa., April 2003
"Hand to Hand" Sister Cities Millennium Art Show", featured artist, Depot Arts Center,
"Star Bar Solo Show", Anacortes, Wa. Jan.-Mar. 2000
Exhibitions, Invitational and Juried Group Shows
"Fly by Night Gallery", Vargas Studio,
Keystone Center, Anacortes, Wa. Sept. 2007, curated by Jacques Moitoret
"Director's Cut-The Best of 10 Years",
Depot Arts Center, Anacortes, Wa. Jan. 2005, Thomas Zelewski, curator
Somnolence", Edison Eye Gallery,
Edison, Wa. July 2004
"Choose Hope 2", Seattle Culture Center, May 2003, Seattle, Wa., juried by Stacy
Dagres and Sue Peterson, Fountainhead Gallery
Scott Milo Gallery, with Joel Brock, Dick Garvey and Lorna Liebert,
"Choose Hope 1", Invitational, Seattle Culture Center, Seattle, Wa. Sept. 2002, juried
by Sue Peterson
"Catch an Eyeful", Artists Northwest, Edison Eye Gallery, July 2001
Blankets", Edison Eye Gallery, Edison, Wa., Sept. 2001
Artists Northwest Group Show, Virginia Mason Clinic,
"Life Drawing: The Anacortes Figure Drawing Group", Depot Gallery,Anacortes, Wa. Sept. 2000
Arts Festival, "Winterfest" Port of Anacortes, Dec. 1999
Annual Greater Skagit Women's Art Invitational,
March 1998, Anacortes City Hall
"Art Celebrating Healing", Bayview Studio Gallery, Langley, Wa., April
6 years, "Small Works" Depot Gallery, Anacores, Wa.
8 years "MONA Art Auction", La Conner, Wa. 2001-2009
2 years "Youthnet
Benefit Show" Mount Vernon, Wa. 2008, 2009
"Great Beginnings", Public Library Foundation Exhibit
and Silent Auction, Oct. 1999, Anacortes, Wa.
Japan--Festival Exhibition, Nov.2001
Selected Private Collections
Dale, Kingston, Wa.
Neal Evans, New York, NY
Don and Wanda Stein, Anacortes, Wa.
F. Moore Sr., La Conner, Wa.
Jack and Gerry Henriot, Burlington, Wa.
Christen Lloyd, Brooklyn, NY
Hammerly, Anacortes, Wa.
Sarah Moses Winyard, Vermont
Martha Ryan, California
"A Blue Seed", Kisakata, Japan, City Hall, 2001