Janelle Delicata was born and

raised in Newton, Massachusetts. She lived and worked throughout the eastern

United States and Canada before settling in Maine in 1986. She works in

several media ad likes to “mix things up,” incorporating elements from one

medium into another.

Delicata earned a BFA at the Maryland Institute, College of Art, Baltimore, MD

in 1975 and an MFA at Rochester Institute of Technology’s School For

American Crafts, Rochester, NY in 1983 with a major in Weaving & Textile

Design and a minor in Jewelry & Metals.