The artwork of Janet Crawford depicts the equestrian lifestyle. Working from her studio in the Berkshires, Janet focuses on classic portraiture of horses, dogs and people. Her original artwork captures the candid moments of the horse world. A trademark of the artist's work is the portrayal of the true nature of the horse.
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Cum Laude
Rhode Island College, 1991
2000 - Featured artist in Equine Image article, Aug/Sept issue, 2000.
2012 - National Distinguished Service Award, American Hackney Horse Society
1995 - Horse World Magazine Morgan Artist of the Year
1993 - Harness Tracks of America Art Competition, 2nd Place
1991 - AMHA Art Contest 1st Prize, Morgan Art
1990 - Special Talent Award, Rhode Island College
Present - Designer and Painter, Berkshire Carousel Project
Present - Program Cover and Horse Show Poster Artist for the Fleet Jumper Classic, Sept. 2000.
Present - Poster Artist for the Hampton Classic, Aug. 27-Sept. 3rd.
Present - Program Cover Artist since 1996 for UPHA Spring Premiere
Present - Illustrator, Horse World Magazine
2012 - Artist for the American Hackney Horse Society Logo
2011 - Cover Artist for the Pfizer Million Dollar Grand Prix Horse Show Program
1999 - Cover Artist, The Chronicle of the Horse
1999 - Cover Artist, Horse America (Horsemen's Yankee Pedlar)
1999 - Exhibition "The Horse in Art" Hartford Fine Art & Frame
1997 - Opening of the Equestrian Collection Gallery
1996 - New England Morgan Horse Show Cover Artist
1996 - World Cup Saddle Seat Equitation Poster
1996 - Saddle Horse Report Promotional Print, "Afternoon Breeze"
1995 - "Mark of Success" Collector Plate, Hackney World Magazine
1995 - American Hackney Horse Society Activity and Coloring Book
1993 - Cover Artist for The Morgan Horse
1992 - Illustrator, Equine Journal