Jane obtained an MA in Fine Art at the University of Sunderland in 2003. In 2007 she was awarded a TEND 'Grants for the Arts' year-long residency at Trewidden Gardens near Penzance, under the auspices of the Arts Council (SW). She states: 'The starting point and subject matter for my work is always taken from a specifically chosen location, often referencing the wild or cultivated flora that evoke relationships with human experience.' Her work has been exhibited at a number of locations in the UK.

Jane has been a tutor at the Newlyn School of Art.