Nancy Riedell is an internationally recognised watercolor artist.originally from Santa Cruz County and a recent transplant to the Sacramento area ,graduated from San Fransisco State University where she studied Fine Arts . classes include figure drawing ,color values,acrylics ,oils and art history .
Nancy love of art goes back to childhood as her mother encouraged her to develop her art skills by giving her art materials and art books to develop her technique .
Nancy feels that although she has been working with art since her childhood it is only in the last few years that she has felt a calling to go back into her art . Her work reflects her passion well by using strong saturated color and theme .
Nancy’s current medium is watercolor. The bold use of color has played a strong role in her unique paintings . She is known for her bold watercolor art .
Nancy has captured beautiful sunrises in Monterey County ,Unique beach scenes in Santa Cruz County ,funky locations in Portland Oregon , unusual rock formations in New Mexico and covered bridges in Pennsylvania.
Nancy’s work has been displayed on both sides of the coasts in the United States .
She has been in three publications to date :
Scotts Valley Newspaper Press Banner
Slag Magazine – as a artist residency in Shenandoah Valley, VA