Making the Mundane Magnificent

In 2016, I was asked to do a guest blog post on Gail Sibley’s, “How To Pastel” Page. Gail has one of the best pastel blogs out there so please check it out at HowtoPastel.com. If yo...

Croatia Workshop 2018

Come to the most scenic resort town in Croatia to paint, study and learn to take your artwork to the next level! Five full days of fun, comraderie, and great accommodations at the family owned Hotel ...

Paint Duluth – A Plein Air Event

Paint Duluth – A Plein Air Event  For an artist, having 3 days to do nothing but paint is a heavenly dream. “Paint Duluth” hosted by the Duluth Public Arts Commission, was the opportunity f...

Plein Air At the Vineyards

Plein Air At the Vineyards – Sponsored by Gilmer  Arts and Ellijay Wine Country Vineyards I was fortunate enough to participate in “Plein Air at the Vineyards”, an event in the Ellijay area...

A Little Experimenting

It’s been too long since I’ve posted. I’ve been going through an experimental stage, trying new ways of doing things. When you’re experimenting, you don’t want everyone to see your flubs...

“Un-Green” -2 day pastel workshop

UnGreen- 2 Day Workshop in Kiawah/Seabrook,SC Just got home from teaching a 2 day pastel workshop titled “Un-Green”. Come spring, our landscape is filled with green. Green trees, green bushes and ...

August 2015 Workshop

To inquire about private classes out of Nancy’s home studio, please contact us   Pastel Workshop:  2 -Day   Aug.29-30  9 – 4      Sign Up Here Held in Nancy’s home studio $ 1...

Appalachian Pastel Society

Appalachian Pastel Society- July 11, 2015 Member Meeting/Program/Workshop with… Nancy Nowak, IAPS MC,PSA …join us from 10am to noon… Taking Your Paintings To The Next Level, pastel presentatio...

Master Circle Induction

Master Circle Induction The biggest thrill for me in my art career was receiving the Master Circle Medallion at IAPS this past week. To receive this honor, a certain amount of points have to be accumu...

Winter’s Glow

Every year Pastel Journal Magazine publishes the winners of the Top 100 Pastel Competition, and it is always such a thrill to have one of your paintings selected, recognized, and published. This year,...