River City Art Association’s June Artist of the Month is Jan McVay. Six of her works are featured by the Vigo County Public Library in Terre Haute on its YouTube video website at https://youtu.be/ZPnSTqUQvzs
Jan is a resident of Parke County, Indiana. She went to
college in Ohio majoring in art and education, taking the opportunity her junior year to study in Switzerland.
For 24 years Jan taught art and photography at Southmont High School near Crawfordsville.
Several years ago she took a watercolor class in Provence, France.
As an active long-standing member of the Covered Bridge Art Association in Rockville, Jan’s main medium is watercolor, but also is a photographer and dabbles in a variety of other art forms.
Recent honors include a second place in mixed media for “Dusty Sings Oh Suzanna” and an honorable mention for “I’m All Torn Up” that she created for the 2021 Abstract April show, CBAA, Rockville.