Jennifer is a mostly self taught artist who started very young painting in water colors. When she arrived in Las Cruces, she studied with Carl Cogar in oil paints, painting Plein air landscapes. She traveled with Morgan Samuel Price through New Mexico, Florida, and Italy, painting plein air. Finally, a student of Carolyn Bunch branching out to oil pastels, soft pastels and doing portrait painting. Most recently her interest in encaustic painting has been self taught.