Jan is a Canadian Visual Art painter with Dutch heritage. As a local Ottawa artist, he has been painting on and off all his life mainly in oil. Currently, he has added acrylic and contemporary medium styles, including his unique impressionist portrait styles. Now, with all the time on hand, his clients and admirers are amazed with his constant seeking to further develop new ideas. Thereby, providing much newer creations in beautiful vibrant colours and interpretations of nature and the human forms, spanning the universe.