Jan Walker-Roenisch is active/lives in Alberta. Jan WalkerRoenisch is known for horses.
Biography Jan Walker-Roenisch
As a teenager, Jan sold her first portraits
of Pop stars to a music magazine in
California. While attending Prescott
College in Arizona, majoring in Scientific
Illustration and photography, Jan illustrated
Ornithology research papers as well as a
few books. After graduation, Jan worked
for the Forest Service in Arizona and in the
backcountry around Jackson Hole, Wyoming.
In 1980, Jan and her husband Rich, a sculptor, moved
near Longview, Alberta. Jan has been painting
commissioned portraits, mostly in oils, primarily
of horses, for over 40 years. She also does some
3-dimensional bronzes. Over the years, Jan has had
several pieces in the Calgary Stampede Art Auction.