Jana has been drawing and painting for as long as she can remember. Born in Washington State in 1963, she has lived in the Bay Area since 1974, after living in a few other places with her family.
She has a B.S. in Graphic Design with an illustration concentration from San Jose State University. Over the years she has also taken various classes in traditional illustration at the Academy of Art University in San Francisco.
After several years as a production artist/graphic designer/illustrator, Jana is now focusing on painting, specifically watercolor.
Jana lives in Pleasant Hill with her husband, daughter (when she on breaks from Vassar College), and two spoiled dogs.
Meriam Media Solutions
Wild Neighbors Database Project
Tamsen Donner Memorial Blues Band
Random Love (A Musical Adventure)