Nancy Goes

Nancy Goes has been a fiber artist and graphic designer for over 40 years. She graduated from the University of Wisconsin with a degree in art with emphasis on drawing and painting. Over the years she has worked in various media as a studio artist and has taught many workshops. She is currently working in bead embroidery and exploring icons.

Nancy has exhibited her work in many galleries and museums around the country including the Denver Art Museum, Visions Gallery, Wheaton College and the Biblical Arts Center to name a few. Her work has been shown in CIVA (Christians in the Visual Arts) traveling exhibitions. She currently the Prayer Network co-coordinator for CIVA.

Nativity in Black and White

Bead work and embroidery on canvas, mounted on wood 10 1/2" x 8"This is part of my ongoing series of beaded interpretations of icons of the Madonna and Christ. It is based on the icon of the Kykkos Monastery on Cyprus, Mother of God Kykkotissa, Simon Ushakov, 1668. I...

Virgin and Christ Adoring

Bead embroidery on fabric and wood 2000Celebration and contemplation are the themes that run through all my work. I celebrate the joys of life in God's created universe and contemplate the mystery of His revelation in Jesus Christ.The Bible, symbols and iconography of...