“People ask me, ‘Do you care if people buy one of your paintings because you’re Jan Brady?’ I say, ‘No, their money is still the same!’”
And with a girlish laugh, the attractive artist reveals, for a moment at least, a notable part of her past. But, refreshingly, she’ll never dwell on it.
Recently in this column, you read about Mary McDonough, who played Erin on “The Waltons” and lives locally and teaches acting to local youngsters (while still working in Hollywood). As if having one 1970s TV icon nearby wasn’t enough, McDonough told me about her friend, Eve Plumb, living in Laguna Beach. But on this day, here is Plumb in Huntington Beach, talking about art, “The Brady Bunch” and acting — but mostly art — because that’s what she does and that’s what is important to her.