Nancy Barnett can best be described as a true Renaissance woman. Her artistic mentality and unique way of viewing the world, combined with her considerable talent has led to a lengthy career in the arts, commercial art and design. Nancy began her career in graphic arts and spent her early years as one of the few women in a male-dominated business world. Her extraordinary talent in illustration led her into the home furnishings industry where she was renown for exacting yet beautiful illustrations of home furnishings products and room scenes. Always one for new challenges and further use of her creative abilities, Nancy began designing upholstered furniture and has enjoyed great success in the field.
Barnett quickly became known for her discerning eye and realistic scaling. Her keen awareness of the lifestyles of consumers has helped her to design stylish pieces that fit comfortably into smaller rooms and more intimate conversation groupings. Her diverse styling reflects her wide range of talents, her knowledge of the history of design and the arts and her broad range of interests.