Janet Johnson, Pastel Artist

Meet Janet Johnson, Pastel Artist

Janet Johnson is an international award-winning pastel artist with a working studio at The Artworks in Wilmington, NC. A juried Associate member of the Pastel Society of America and Signature member of the Pastel Society of North Carolina, she is represented by Water + Color Gallery at Riverlights in Wilmington, NC and Art Exposure Gallery in Hampstead, NC.

Janet photographs everything under the sun and creatively experiments with her subject matter to create works of art in soft pastels. Her passion for this medium consumes her. She loves the luminous, vibrant colors, and the feeling of exuberance and joy they impart.

She has become known for her intense use of color and her bold and passionate style. Janet has won numerous exhibition awards and has art collectors locally and nationwide. She has presented programs about pastels, and conducts workshops and private lessons in the pastel medium.