Jinnie May has been painting since her childhood, however then she chose pharmacy as her occupation. But luckily she did not stop painting, and later Jinnie became a well-recognized watercolor artist. She is a member of The New Jersey Watercolor Society, The Philadelphia Watercolor Society, The Baltimore Watercolor Society, Landscape Artists International, and Best of Watercolor Artists.com. Since 2004 she received different awards including Best in Shows.
The main subjects matter of her works are nature, people and cities.