Welcome to Nancimila's
My name is Nancy Donahue or 'Nancimila'
to my friends. I labored long and hard
to put a name to my art work and creative
process. Styles are defined by words
like, Victorian, Colonial, Modern, even
Medieval and Gothic . I looked around
my house, at my murals, and at my hand
painted furniture creations and I brain-stormed
a list of words to describe what I saw.
My style is unique to what I imagine
as my perfect dream place. This world
is full of hidden gardens, aged relics,
cozy rooms, and stories told by firelight,
generously sprinkled in magic and a
little bit of glitz. I imagined my perfect
place as a flower covered cottage in
the woods, filled with touches of worn
gold leaf and well loved magical treasures.
A new 'style' was born. I call it 'Cottage