Janet Sutherland

Janet  earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from
​The Cooper Union School of Art, NYC. She began her career illustrating books for Macmillan and Random House.  She went on to have a successful career in design and advertising in NYC and Boston.

She currently lives on the north shore of Massachusetts with her husband, and fellow artist, Mike Dorsey. She is a juried member of the North Shore Arts Association and the Rockport Art Association & Museum, as well as a member of the Newburyport Art Association. Her oil and watercolor landscapes are in the collection of both U.S. and European art buyers.
​Recent Awards
2018   3rd Place, Roux & Cyr International Fine Art, Portland ME, "Capturing Light" exhibiton

2017   2nd Place, Roux & Cyr International Fine Art, Portland ME, "Passionate Color" exhibiton
2017   Thora M. Jensen Memorial Award, Hudson Valley Art Association, Salmugundi Club
2017   Aldro T. Hibbard Memorial Award, Rockport Art Association & Museum
2017   H.K. Holbein, Inc. Artist Materials Award, North Shore Arts Association
2016   John P. Manship Memorial Prize, ​​​​​Rockport Art Association & Museum
2016   Honorable Mention, Castine Plein Air Festival
2016   Art Supplies Wholesale, North Shore Arts Association
2016   Donald Allen Mosher Award, Cape Ann Plein Air Festival

2015   A.P.H. Waller & Sons Award, North Shore Arts Association
2015   Honorable Mention, Ipswich  Arts Weekend

​2014   Michael Stoffa Memorial Award, North Shore Arts Association