Jan Phethean – Art • Design • Illustration

Paintings, design and artwork made with passion.


“As an alchemist strikes for gold, Phethean strives to express the intangible. Trusting her emotional instincts her work is both aesthetically beautiful and intensely courageous.”

Artwork Galleries

The galleries display a comprehensive selection of Jan’s paintings, design, mural and illustration work.

Jan Phethean is a painter based in West Cornwall.

She says of her work: “I seek to portray the sublime in nature, those magical moments in the landscape illuminated by a certain light, a moment in time when the senses are heightened by the extraordinary beauty of the ordinary.”

Jan Phethean is an Academician of The South West Society of Fine and Applied Arts (SWAc), a member of the St Ives Society of Artists and the Association of British Naïve Artists.