Ron Howard / Chestnut Oak Forge, Inc.Inspired by old hardware around my family farm I built a small primitive shop and began my blacksmithing career about...
Media: PaperJan Heath has been making prints for over 30 years, finding inspiration from her surroundings in rural West Virginia.
Jan's printmaking techniques have evolved over the years by experimentation and innovation. All of the prints are hand pulled by the artist and signed and numbered. Jan Heath grew up in Silver Spring, Maryland and attended the University of Kentucky, University of Md., and Montgomery College,Takoma Park,Md. In 1979,drawn by the natural beauty and friendly quality of the Berkeley Springs area, Jan left the Washington, DC area with her husband, painter Jonathan Heath, and their son, Damian, to build their home and studios. Working and living in rural Morgan County provides a continuing source of inspiration for Jan's prints. In 1992, Jan and Jonathan opened the Heath Studio Gallery in Berkeley Springs, open weekends 11-5 and weekdays by chance or appointment.