Meet the Artist

I currently live and work in Hertfordshire, England.


The Annie Longley Award: The Pastel Society 2016
The Frank Herring & Sons Award: The Pastel Society 2016
Best In Show: St Albans Art Society 2016
The Artist Magazine Award: The Pastel Society exhibition 2015
The Unison Award: The Pastel Society Exhibition 2015
The Wicked Watercolour Award: The Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolour.
Best in Show: Berkhamsted Art Society 2015
Best in show: St Albans Art Society 2006/2007


The Pastel Society
The Chiltern MS Centre 4th-6th March,  

2021 The Pastel Society


The Pastel Society: 5th-16th Feb, Mall Galleries, London
Woburn Art Gallery: Market Place, Woburn, MK17 9PZ.  Permanent rolling display of work.
St Albans Art Society Exhibition: 31st July-2nd Aug.
Open Studio: 14th, 15th & 18th Sept. The Gable, Whelpley Hill, Chesham, HP5 3RL
OFF THE WALL Art fair: Bucks County Museum, Church Street, Aylesbury, HP20 2QP, 01296 331441, 16th Nov-7th Dec.

Trent Art Gallery 19, Brunswick Street, Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire ST5 1HF: 12th - 27th Oct
St Albans Art Society: 25th - 28th July
Upstairs Gallery, Berkhamsted: 28th June - 21st July
Berkhamsted Art Society
Chiltern Ms Centre
The Pastel Society, The Mall Galleries

The Pastel Society
Chiltern M.S Centre

The Pastel Society
Berkhamsted Art Society Winter Exhibition
Harpenden Arts Club
St Albans Art Society
Yvonne Arnaud Exhibition :Guildford
Mentmore Village Art Exhibition
Chiltern M.s Centre
Upstairs Gallery, Berkhamsted Chiltern Open Air Museum

The Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolour
The Pastel Society
Great Kimble Art Show
Parallax: Chelsea Town Hall
Chiltern Open Air Museum
Harpenden, St Albans, Berkhamsted Art Society Shows.

The Pastel Society
The Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolour
Harpenden, St Albans, Berkhamsted Art Shows

The Pastel Society
The Society of Women Artists

One Man Shows: Hemel Old Town Theatre.

2005 onwards
Open Studio Herts


2013-present : One and two day workshops in Acrylic, Collage and Pastel. Held at Whelpley Hill Coronation Hall, Whelpley Hill, Chesham HP5 3GB. 

2010-2013 Held weekly classes in Watercolour, Pastel for 100 plus students.

2005-2009: Watercolour and Pastel classes at Berkhamsted Arts and Crafts.

2004-2009: Watercolour Classes at Dacorum College.

Various workshops and Demonstrations and talks for Local Art Societies


Munro, Jan: “Artists to Watch”, The Pastel Journal, US, Dec 2016, p.23
Munro, Jan: “Colour, Shape and Space”, The Artist Magazine, Nov 2015, p.12


Paintings held in many Private collections.


2004 City and Guilds: Creative studies Watercolour Part 1 (Gold Medal Winner)
2001 City and Guilds: Mixed Media painting
2000 Access Foundation year 1 Oaklands College St Albans
1999 City and Guilds: Life drawing
1985 BSc Hons Human Biology
1981 Diploma in Nursing (University of London)

All paintings subject to copyright (c) Jan Munro 2018

Contact Jan Munro: or call 07414 631995