Award winning and widely published artist Jan Henderson offers affordable original acrylic, oil and colored pencil paintings in styles from: Contemporary, Abstract, Figurative and Wildlife. Commissioned originals are welcomed. Cat and dog paintings are a specialty. Limited Edition, Open Edition and Giclee prints are also available. The Artful Heart Center is where members come to art groups in Salt Lake City. Jan is a very experienced artist and mentor.

Abstract Gallery  

Members projects in acrylic, oil, colored pencil and clay are featured on these pages. Featured image: Craig's African Wild Dogs.

Specialty Works Gallery  

Colored pencil or oil pet portraits/paintings of your favorite past or present furry friend. Affordable, realistic and inspirational plus guaranteed to bring enjoyment and good memories each and every day. Capturing the personality of each pet is a specialty. The prefect gift!


Acrylic on Acrylic Gallery  

Fabulous and realistic wildlife, african and nature paintings in oil and colored pencil. Featured in the Best of Colored Pencil I & II and US Art News. Winner of the 'Best of Show' for the National Endangered Species Society, and many other top awards from shows in the US and Canada. Widely published and sold internationally as prints, posters, cards, puzzles, T-shirts, needlecraft kits, & wallpaper borders.

Wildlife/Animal Gallery  

Contemporary/abstract original acrylic and oil paintings on canvas or board. Most are gallery wrapped and ready to hang. See the 'prints' section above for giclee prints available of several paintings in this gallery.

Commissions Gallery  


From a specialty guitar, tattoo designs, Acrylic on Acrylic, to a huge mural, or outer space painting each project is a new challenge. Often clients come to me with their ideas or I just have an interesting idea of my own. Watching it come together is my favorite part of the creative process.