Jean graduated from Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania with a degree in Art and Art History. She has a passion for photography with a special interest in the black and white process both traditional and digital.  Other interests include painting with oils and acrylics, artistic furniture, wheel thrown pottery, hand built pottery, and clay sculpture.  Her artwork can be found in the United States, France, and the Netherlands in collegiate, private collections and doctor’s offices.

 

As a Fine Art Photographer Jean uses many different cameras, from old or "toy" cameras to digital ones, to produce her images. She uses modern technology to print them digitally. Using this hybrid method allows her to use old methods to capture the image and modern technJean graduated from Dickinson College in Caith a special interest in the black and white process both traditional and digital.  Other 

ology to print it. Together this produces the look and feel that appeals to her aesthetically in black and white. 

 

Working in color Jean captures nature’s essence by presenting visual beauty through a still moment in time providing the viewer with a simple, vivid, and direct experience.  

 

As a painter Jean tries to evoke the feelings of a landscape or still life through abstract forms, lines, and colors, rather than an actual depiction of that scene.  Using paint and her imagination or her own reference photos she creates landscapes meant to take one to a different time and place.

 

Jean recently relocated to Mechanicsburg with her husband and Golden Retriever Mylie.

 

 

    

 

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