Nancy Stember fills her canvases with light and life. A harmonious blend of classic, impressionist, and modern techniques invite the viewer to linger in her subjects' world that is both real and magical. She is unafraid to introduce vibrant color and a variety of textures to "tell a story." A portrait by Ms. Stember immediately becomes a treasured heirloom. Those fortunate enough to know Nancy admire her uncanny ability to speak softly and carry a big brush! Her contributions to CSOPA can be summarized by stating, that without Nancy, we would not exist!