Jeanne Debons

Jeanne Painting webJeanne Debons teaches botanical illustration classes at her Oregon studio as well as at COCC and other venues.  She received a Diploma of Botanical Illustration from the English Gardening School, in London in 2005 as well as biology and botany degrees (BS, MS) from the College of Environmental Science and Forestry in New York and a PhD in Botany and Plant Pathology from Oregon State University.

In addition to teaching she paints on commission and sells paintings, cards and limited edition prints of her botanical illustrations.  She has participated in exhibitions locally, nationally and internationally and her work has been published and has appeared on the covers of books.  She is a member of the American Society of Botanical Artists and the Guild of Natural Science Illustrators.

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