Janice Kasper has lived year-round in the Belfast area since 1974. She received a BFA in painting from the University of Connecticut in 1973 and was a scholarship student at the Skowhegan School of Painting & Sculpture in 1979.
The focus of her artistic and private life is the protection of wildlife and wild lands. She was awarded artist-in-residence positions at Denali National Park in Alaska and Isle Royale National Park in Michigan.
Her work can be found in the collection of the Portland Museum of Art, The Farnsworth Art Museum and the University of Maine. She is represented by Caldbeck Gallery in Rockland, Maine.