About the Artist

Mixed Media     Family & Friends

    Book Series

Graphic Arts
    Tee Shirt Art
    Logos & Stuff

Other Arts
    Wearable Art
    Gourd Art
    3-Dimensional Art
Photographic Art
Web Design

Exhibits and Awards


Nancy Toothman
605 E. Main Street
Mannington, WV 26582

email: nan@nanart.us

Studio open for
the curious : ),
by Appointment.
Email Inquiries.

Thank you.




AA/Graphic Design
San Jose City College
San Jose, CA

BA/Art History
Concentration: Art of Africa,
Oceana & the Americas
First Minor: African History
Second Minor: Photography

San Jose State University
San Jose, CA

Major Area: African History
Minor Area: Art History
[Africa and the Diaspora]

Los Angeles, CA

Graphic Arts Internship
Museum of African History
Smithsonian Institute
Washington, DC

Graphic Artist
Museum of Cultural History
[Now Fowler Museum of Cultural History, UCLA]
Los Angeles, CA

Nancy screenprinting t-shirts for the Carteret Arts Council
N C Seafood Festival Photography
Contest Carteret 2007

First Place Black & White
N C Seafood Festival Photography
Contest Carteret 2007

First Place [3D Mixed Media]
Art from the Heart 2002
Carteret Arts Council

Best of Show [Sculpture]
Art from the Heart 1994
Carteret Arts Council

Best of Show [Decorated Gourds]
National Gourd Society 1993
Decorated Gourds
Mt. Gilead, OH

Cape Lookout Anniversary
Juried Exhibit at the Core Sound Waterfowl Museum 2009
Honorable Mention, Photography


Program Coordinator
Carteret Arts Council
Morehead City, NC

Creative Director
Web Designer
Consumer Concepts
Morehead City, NC

Web Designer &
Graphic Artist
Conk Point Graphix
Morehead City, NC

Special Service Award
Crystal Coast Habitat for Humanity,
June 2009

Distinguished Woman
in the Arts
Crystal Coast Council for
Women, November 2009

Nancy at Work

[In the top photo: me, my friends Jerry Heizer and Ahna Logan. Jerry and Ahna were
both extraordinarily talented. We miss them. May their souls rest in peace.]