Janice was born in southern Ontario into a family of musicians and artists and currently resides in Halifax during the winter and Savage Harbour during the summer. She studied at the University of Toronto and has been a teacher in both Canada and Singapore for thirty-three years. Her life has been filled with music as an accompanist, performer and writer. Janice has always been interested in arts and has developed a love for fiber arts since retirement. She loves to explore and experiment with colour and texture when working her fiber creations.