Coloured etching of root tips and arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi.

Jean w Duncan artist and printmaker.

Jean works as a teacher with Fife College and holds an honorary position as artist in Residence with Cechr (Centre for Environmental Change and Human Resilience at the University of Dundee)

Her most recent project with Nasstec (The Native Seed Science Technology and Conservation Initial Training Network) was to work collaboratively with early stage researchers and produce a handmade paper screen for the Nasstec final conference at the Royal Botanic Garden in Kew in October 2017.

This year she has  completed a Sefari funded project ‘ The beauty of Roots’ working with Paula Pongrac from the James Hutton Institute in Invergowrie, the work has been shown in the  University of Dundee, The Scottish Parliament, and Scottish Natural Heritage at Perth.


Jean is a member of ‘Printroom’ a group of artist printmakers who use the DCA print studio facilities.


Group members work will be showing at the DCA print gallery in Dundee in November.