was born and grew up in Montreal. Now, most of the time, she lives
She worked in
the business world for many years and has a business degree from
McGill University. At the same time, she pursued her interest in
art by attending art courses and seminars. Most notably, with the
late Leslie Schalk, first in his class at the Thomas More Institute
and then for several years in his Montreal studio. Later, she studied
with Québécoise artist, Hélène Léonard
at the Verdun Cultural Centre. To further her mixed-media skills
she attends workshops at the Carol Segal Studio of Fine Art in Montreal.
Jean has participated
in both group and solo exhibitions and is a member of several art
associations. Her works can be found in private collecions in Mont-Tremblant,
Montrèal, Ottawa, Toronto and California.