Jan Long, a professional artist, works from her home-based studio at Eagle Point, on the waterways of the Gippsland Lakes.
Her realistic artworks reflect her environment, revealing fine detail and precise drawing skills. Subjects vary from wildlife, boats, buildings, horses, people and country living. Jan uses many different media: watercolours, oils, graphite, mixed media and much more, with the highest quality materials, techniques, and presentation.
Jan has received more than 700 Awards for her paintings and drawings. These include many first prizes at major art shows [Catani Award for Drawing, Watercolour, Native Wildlife, at the Wildlife of Australasia, Bright Festival Exhibition, Royal Melbourne Show, Mornington, Frankston, Bayswater, Royal Overseas League and many Rotary and Apex Art shows].
Jan has held solo and group exhibitions, has been featured regularly in the Australian Artist Magazine and is presented in “Fifty Australian Artists” and other publications. Her artworks have been acquired for private, corporate and public collections throughout Australia & overseas.
Jan is keen to pass on her skills and knowledge to students and art groups, presently teaching several groups of dedicated students.