Jane Bregoli ................. Artist ................. Author

My Background


BFA   Massachusetts College of Art

MFA   University of Massachusetts

My Medium


I use many different mediums in my work such as watercolor, oil, drawing and colored pencils, printmaking and clay. I  believe that working in a single medium is restrictive to my artistic process. Each idea manifests in its own individual style.  I also employ various surfaces and textures, such as canvas, wood panel and chine colle printmaking.

My Inspiration


As a graduate student, I began to create  a body of  artwork focused on a local goat farmer, Noelie Houle.  After spending years on her farm we developed a rich friendship.  I painted her and her animals and wrote her real life story, which became  a best-selling, award-winning book entitled "The Goat Lady."  It is included in Houghton-Mifflin's  SRA Reading Program, and in the "Philosophy for Children"  book in the chapter entitled "Compassion" .

Coming Events


  • Duxbury Art Museum Open Juried Show, Duxbury, MA,  Jan-March, 2020
  • Spring Bull Gallery, "Best of Show", 29th Annual Fakes and Forgeries Show, Newport, RI, Jan.-Feb. 28, 2020
  • Dedee Shattuck Gallery, Small Works Show, Westport, MA, Nov.-Dec. 2019
  • Marion Art Center Small Works Show, Dec. 2019
  • Gallery at Four Invitational Show May 4-27, 2019, Tiverton, RI
  • New Bedford Jazzfest, June 15
  • South Coast Artists Open Studio Tour July 20-21 and August 17-18  2019
  • Created Purpose Booksigning, 3964 Main Rd. Tiverton, RI.  Saturday, May 11  from 11-2
  • Colored Pencil and  Watercolor Pencil Workshop, Dartmouth  COA,  May 7-14
  • Instructor at New Bedford Art Museum "Beginning Watercolor"  April 6 until April 27
  • Marion Art Center Invitational show  March 1 until April 6 2019  
  • New Bedford Art Museum, 2nd place award