Janice Wyndham-Quin was born in Zimbabwe and grew up in South Africa. Wyndham-Quin moved to Ireland in 2017, where she lives in Connemara, Co Galway.
Wyndham-Quin studied BA Visual Arts at Unisa in South Africa. She completed her final exam while in Ireland. Wyndham-Quin was awarded her degree in May 2018. At her final practical exams Wyndham-Quin was awarded a Certificate of Excellance for three modules of the final fourth year exams. Her final fourth year exhibition at the Unisa Art Gallery in November 2016 was called Interconnected Interdependencies.