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jan henderson

I'm a fun, out-going, down to earth and non-judgmental person. Helping people learn and gain confidence is very rewarding for me. I provide a safe environment for self expression and offer lots of encourgement and support.

Creating art is another passion. Whether it's something that inspires me or a commission for a client, I enjoy the challenge that is presented.

Profile Summary:
Teaching Art Salt Lake City, UT
Beautiful paintings and commissions Salt Lake City, UT
Art as therapy Salt Lake City, UT
More About Me
Art, photography, reading, gardening, decorating, animals, mountains, streams, wildlife, hanging out with friends, bookstores
Work Experience:
I've always worked in the arts beginning with Graphic Design and window displays. I worked up through an Advertising Agency to Production Manager and Creative Director. I've taught College level Graphic Design. Eventually, I began creating wildlife paintings and was accepted into all of the major shows in the US and Canada that I entered, often winning the top awards. For 28 years I've been self employed and an artist and teacher. My work has been featured in US Art News, the Best of Colored Pencil I & II, etc. My students often win the top awards too.
Self taught.
Organizations / Affilations:
jan henderson is located in Salt Lake City, UT and has the following skills: Teaching Art, Beautiful paintings and commissions, Art as therapy
Therapy, Art / Creative, Education
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My Skills

Teaching Art

Category: Education
Fun and informal classes with very small groups of adults or children. Lots of individual attention. Students gain confidence and win awards. Great for self esteem and releasing tension.
Relevant Education / Credentials
Over 40 years experience in fine arts, grpahic design and teaching. Nationally recognized and award winning wildlife artist. Widely published.
Years Experience: 40

Beautiful paintings and commissions

Category: Art / Creative
Beautiful and affordable paintings in oil, acrylic and colored pencil of animals, flowers, landscapes, pets, dogs, cats, horses, etc. Specialize in commissions.
Relevant Education / Credentials
Over 40 years experience in art, design and teaching.
Years Experience: 40

Art as therapy

Category: Therapy
Using art to release stress or to gain more confidence is very theraputic. Vent your frustrations on canvas or create a collage of photos and add paint or words to convey your feelings. All supplies are provided except a canvas. Come to a safe place and find the support that you need.
Relevant Education / Credentials
Art professional and teacher for over 40 years. Great with building confidence and in helping people overcome their fears.
Years Experience: 40