Jean Grastorf is active/lives in Florida, New York. Jean Grastorf is known for watercolor painting-abstract figurative-foliage.
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Born in upstate New York and a graduate of Rochester Institute of Technology, she began her career painting the small towns and rural countryside of her home. Now a resident of Florida, she uses transparent watercolors to paint the Florida landscape capturing the luminous light on her subjects.
Grastorf is a signature member of the American Watercolor Society and the National Watercolor Society. She teaches workshops across the country and is frequently asked to serve as a juror in watercolor competitions.
In 2005 she is authoring a book entitled, "Pouring Light: Layer transparent Watercolor" which will be published by North Light Books.
Source: Watercolor, Summer 2005