Nancy Baay is a watercolor painter whose work encompasses an interest in nature and people. To be able to catch a moment in time when the light captures a shape in a magical instant is what challenges and delights her.

Born: April 3 1939 Hartford Conn. Resides in Amarillo Tx.

Education: Connecticut College

Study: Mel Stabin, Judi Betts, Charles Reid, Leo Smith

Inspiration: Winslow Homer, John Singer Sargent