About

KONICA MINOLTA DIGITAL CAMERAJan is a freelance illustrator.  She creates her illustrations using acrylic paint, watercolour, graphite or marker mixed with the addition of Photoshop and Illustrator.

The whimsicalness in her drawings and her use of bright colour stems from her love of animation and children’s literature.

Jan was born in St. John’s Newfoundland and raised in Ontario. She studied Fine Art and Business at The University of Guelph.

Jan works out of her Pink Suitcase Studio located north of Toronto in the Town of Whitchurch-Stouffville.

Her favourite quote…”all you need is faith, trust and a little pixie dust.” – Peter Pan

Clients include: Rubicon Pubishing, Life Way, Ransom Publishing UK, Scholastic Canada, Fitzhenry and Whiteside Publishers, LilyLu & TT2 Publishing, Women’s Health Foundation, Below Your Belt, Magic World Media, Crayola Canada