Nancy Plank

Artist Biography

Nancy's art career may have started as early as the first grade when her teacher praised her coloring and showed it to the class, but she thought it was as soon as she realized pencil makes marks on paper. Nancy's grandfather and uncle, both artists, inspired and encouraged her efforts and passion for drawing and painting. Along the way, Nancy studied at the following:

 American Academy of Art, Chicago, IL 

The Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn, NY 

National Academy of Design School and Fine Arts, New York, NY 

Athenaeum, La Jolla, CA 

Watt’s Atelier, Encinitas, CA


Carol Marine, San Luis, Obispo;

Qiang Huang, Sacramento, CA;

Weekend With the Masters, Laguna Nigel and Rancho Bernardo, CA;

Jennifer McChristian, Ojai, CA; 2017 Plein Air Convention, San Diego, CA