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Watching her paint is better than dinner theater
Janeen Joy
Janeen Joy Babler — artist in Monroe, Wis. working Bauermaleri. She is the Appenzell folk artist.
MONROE — Like acting and music, being a painter requires a gift that needs to be developed to grow. Janeen Joy Babler was a very good artist and she had many commissions in Monroe. But she found a way to grow in a different direction after watching the television program “Roots.” “That program caused me to want to know my roots,” she explained.