Marie-Jeanne Castadot was born in Belgium and her studies led her to become a physician who specialized in OB/GYN. Medicine has allowed Marie-Jeanne to travel to many parts of the world including North Africa.
The lights and colors of Morocco inspired Marie-Jeanne to paint with oil paints. This love of colors from the Mediterranean stayed with her to this day.
Marie-Jeanne came to New York City in the early 70’s and devoted herself to her family and medicine all while retaining her roots in the world of art.
The simplicity and beauty of watercolors has led Marie-Jeanne Castadot to focus all of her energy on them for the last twenty years. Marie-Jeanne plans on continuing to focus on flowers into the future as they give her joy and she loves their inherent beauty.