I am a printmaker, mixed media artist and gallery owner in Central Illinois. Jan Brandt Gallery is located midway between St. Louis, Missouri, and Chicago, IL. Rotating exhibits are shown in this space located in a historic former Coca-Cola Bottling plant. I have shown my work in exhibits both in Central Illinois, Chicago, New York, and San Francisco. I hold a Bachelor of Science and a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Illinois State University in Normal, IL. I have shown nationally including San Francisco, New York, Chicago and Chicago Area, Peoria, and Bloomington-Normal, IL Currently I have been working with textiles and creating contemporary wall hangings and soft sculptures.