Born in Wisconsin, Jamie Evrard received a Bachelor of Arts Magna cum Laude from Brown University, Rhode Island, and a Masters of Art and Fine Arts from the University of Iowa.
She is the recipient of many awards, including the Andrews Scholar, Brown University, the Ford Foundations Scholarship for Graduate Studies in Art, University of Iowa and an Explorations grant from the Canada Council. She has taught drawing at the University of Iowa and printmaking at the University of British Columbia.
Jamie Evrard divides her time between Vancouver and Umbria, Italy. Her work is shown across Canada and the United States.