Nancy Mayhew is a self-taught mosaic artist. She always dreamed of making mosaics when she was a child. Twenty years ago, with a cement garden turtle and a broken plate she started her first mosaic. Besides being a mosaic artist Nancy has been teaching the ancient practice of Qigong and Tai Chi. She uses the five Chinese Elements in her new creations: Wood, Fire, Earth (stone). Metal and Water.
Nancy teaches several mosaic classes in Beloit and Janesville Wisconsin and Rockford Illinois. In 2020 and in 2021 Nancy won Wisconsin State Awards for her mosaics.