Southwest Artist

Jeanine studied art in college while earning her Bachelor’s degree in Theoretical Mathematics from Indiana University. She completed graduate work in Computer Science and enjoyed an exciting twenty years in aerospace engineering with Lockheed Martin. She ended this career early to pursue her passion for art. She has studied painting with Pierre Mion (Illustrator for National Geographic), Tom Lockhart (Signature Member of Oil Painters of America and Rocky Mountain Plein Air Painters) and Stephen Quiller (Signature member of the American Watercolor Society, National Watercolor Society). Jeanine creates watercolors, oils, and mixed media fabric paintings. She has taught classes on her techniques and published five books.


2013 Pagosa Center for the Arts Monologues Exhibit and Summer Solo Exhibit

2012 Daughters of the American Revolution Women in the Arts Recognition Award

2011 Art in the Garden 4th Annual Juried Exhibit

2010 Pagosa Springs Art of the West; Art in the Garden 3rd Annual Juried Exhibit;

        Pagosa Springs Arts Council 7th Annual Juried Exhibit

2009 Artisans of the Southwest Juried Exhibit; Pagosa Mountain Hospital, 3rd Juried

        Exhibit; Pagosa Springs Arts Council 6th Annual Juried Exhibit, 3rd Place Award;

        Phoenix Art Museum Benefit Exhibit for International School of AZ

2004 - 2008 Juried exhibits in Arizona and Durango, Ouray, and Pagosa, Colorado


Natural Accents Taos, NM; Fred Harman Museum and Wild Spirit Gallery of Pagosa

       Springs, Colorado; Textile Studio of Durango and Silver Linings of Ouray, Colorado

Currently represented by Kookoolan Meadery of Yamhill, Oregon and Treasures in Art of Scottsdale, Arizona


2013  Painting With Fabric, Creating Art with Fabric Collage and Landscape Quilting

         ISBN 9781480199729; Floor of the Sky ISBN 1480195006;

         Cover art for Strangled in Paris by Claude Izner, St. Martin’s Press

2012  Glory in the Ordinary ISBN 1480194915;

         Picture Healing, Healing Poems, Prayers and Pictures ISBN 1480177881

2011 The Jeremiah Tree, Poetry and Fine Art Collaboration ISBN 978-0-615-44000-2

2010 The Art of Fabric Collage, Books I & II

2009 Art of the West Magazine, Mar/Apr issue, Wild Spirit Gallery

2006 - 2008 SW CO Arts Perspective Magazine, featured in Summer issue

Professional Organization

Scottsdale Artists League