Jean started watercolor painting about ten years ago and oil painting about four years ago. Prior to discovering her love for painting, Jean created jewelry in silver, made wearable art and produced etchings and mono-prints.
Since 2005, Jean has participated in a variety shows, both local and juried national shows. She has also been involved in several galleries and was a co-founder/owner of pARTiculars Art Gallery and Teaching Studio.
Jean has a permanent piece in the Louisville, Colorado Public Library in the children’s section and has displayed her art work in China.