Janell chose watercolor painting for her creative outlet because it is an exciting medium that requires a wide variety of techniques. Janell studied art at the University of Denver and has studied art under various well known artists for many years.
While living in Jakarta, Indonesia, she studied with Indonesian watercolor artist, Augus Budiyanto. He is a well known and active member of the Indonesian and Southwest Asian Watercolor Societies and has had many solo exhibitions throughout Southeast Asia and Hawaii. While studying with Augus, Janell participated in two major art exhibitions at the World Trade Center in Jakarta.
She has been a member of Southwestern Watercolor Society working as the workshop co-chairman. She is also a member of the Western Federation of Watercolor Societies and a professional art critique group.
"Cathedral of Light"
Acrylic and Collage on Paper 22" x 15"