Nadene Merkitch Jantz is a national award-winning artist, speaker, and now “author”.
She also happens to be a single thriving mother of a daughter with special needs, and a
woman of great “Faith”!
Nadene had the rare opportunity to study under famous artist Thomas Kincade. Her
amazing creations, have been displayed in a diverse set of venues, from the trendy 7-
Degrees Gallery in Laguna Beach (exhibiting alongside well known photographer David
Leventhaol), to being featured at the classical “Pasadena Historical Museum” in
Nadene’s artwork has also been showcased in movies and on popular TV shows. Notable
among the collectors of Nadene’s work, is Oprah Winfrey, whose private collection
includes “Hope” from her angel sculpture series. To view Nadene’s interesting works of
art you can visit her art website at:
Nadene has accomplished her art dream of making it to Hollywood and is presently
following her heart’s dream of being an author. Now she wants to use her artistic talent
to paint with words. Nadene feels that words are both powerful and magical. She
believes that words have the power to change you. Her desire is to weave words together
to create unique inspiring stories to help spread “joy” and “hope” to the world.