Janet Assin was born in Cape Town, South Africa and emigrated to the United States 17 year ago and is now proud to be an American Citizen. She has a love of nature, flowers and trees and is especially passionate about painting. She paints in different mediums such as silk painting, watercolor, acrylic and colored pencils. During her years in South Africa she took lessons with various well known South African artists. Janet now lives in Roswell with her husband of 59 years. They have four children and 6 grandchildren.