B.A. in Art, Michigan State University
Nancy, a skilled artist, has special interests in watercolor, ceramics, and paper-making. She enjoys using natural materials in her work and shares this approach with her students. Nancy and her husband, Science and Art Teacher Robert Eady, operated their own pottery studio for many years. Nancy served as a Peace Corps volunteer in Africa and she continues to maintain an interest in different cultures. On a sabbatical a few years ago, Nancy volunteered as an art teacher for young women in a poverty-stricken area of India. Her teaching style integrates this global perspective. In 2007, the National Association of Independent Schools honored Nancy by recognizing her as one of 25 “Teachers of the Future” in the United States. Nancy has a wide range of interests including hiking, cross country skiing, canoeing, gardening, and grinding grain for bread. Read about Nancy's students and classes on her teacher page.