Get to Know
Janet Mendyk has a BFA in painting from Rhode Island School of Design. Upon completion she entered a 10yr career as a jewelry designer in Providence, RI. During this time she maintained a studio at Decorative Arts Workroom, studying under Vincent LaFazia.The decorative and faux art techniques opened new avenues that she calls Painted Collage.
In 1996 while on a cross country trip, she found Flagstaff AZ, where Northern Arts resides today. Northern Arts encompasses the numerous media Janet Mendyk works in; Fine Art painting, Mobile metal sculptures, jewelry and beeswax candle making. She can open and alone fill a store. She now has at Art Fire. Check other categories for more of Janet Mendyk's work.
Her breath of sensitivity to visual materials, her ability to use them effectively while combining imagry and self expression is evidence of a unique style.