Shelley Jean is an artist/educator that studied at the Florida School of The Arts and is a graduate of the University of South Florida with a B.S. in Art Education. She has taught in the public and private sector for over 25 years. She is a member of the FAEA, CIVA, IEA and Artist Registry. She currently teaches Encaustic painting at the Maitland Museum of Art and History and the Mount Dora Center for the Arts as well as at her Secret Place Studio in Orlando, Florida.