Self Portrait by Janet Leith, included in GANEAA;s
'Self Portrait in Iso' Exhibition - Cafe Martini, Wangaratta -
21 March to 21 June 2022
The Blue Studio in Wangaratta is the artist's studio of Janet Leith, who has had many years experience developing her art, including spending time exploring different techniques with overseas artists Zandra Rhodes, Robert Maclean & Jesus Vilallonga. Inspired by many artists including Matisse, Klimt and Valadon, Janet has always loved pattern, exploring decoration and the female form. A favourite genre of Janet's is portraiture.
A registered and experienced senior art teacher (B.Ed.Art&Craft), Janet is passionate about sharing a wide range of techniques and mediums, all, focusing on the development of individual styles and ideas.
Janet had a long association with NEA and is an active member of GANEAA. NEA was fortunate to have Janet not only as an exhibitor, but as the Exhibitions Coordinator at NEA for several years.
Janet teaches art at Galen College in Wangaratta and teaches and works from in her Blue Studio, behind the Information Centre. Janet continues to inspire and develop the innovative cooperative arts enterprise 'Gallery On Ovens' she established in Wangaratta. 'Gallery on Ovens' provides a wonderful exhibition space for the fine artists of North East Victoria.