I create works of art by drawing and painting with ideas that come to me by
inspiration or by theme.
I took art classes in high school, went to college and received a degree in Art
with a Social Science minor (1992).
I use references and imagination when creating pieces.
I have private collectors around the world.
I can go to artist allies and farmer’s markets within my area of Greater
I have pieces at Funkee’s in Marion, AR and the City Hall in West Memphis,
AR. (Correction: The "Memphis Trolley" frame broke. It's in my
I have won various awards for my art. since the beginning of my career
Loretta Nash (b. 1970 United States )
Blue Mountain College, Bachelors of Art, Art major, Social Science minor, 1992
Solo and Group Exhibiits
1992, “Senior Exhibit”, Blue Mountain College
1996, “Solo Exhibit”, Main Street, West Memphis
1997, “Great Grandma” , Honorable Mention, WKNO Art and Antiques Auction,
2001-2015, “DAS Members Exhibition”, West Memphis Public Library
2013 "Memphis Trolley", West Memphis City Hall
2015, “Exhibit”, Funkees’s Resturant, Marion
2015, “Artist Alley”, Memphis Comic Expo
2001- present “Various Online Shops” as, Lorgh1701, Lorgh, and Loretta Nash
2012- present Substitute Teacher, K-12, West Memphis School District
2013-2014 Substitute Cook, Marion School District
2012-2013 Associate Portrait Photographer, CPI Images
2001-2009 Studio Manager/ Portrait Photographer, CPI Images
2000 Digital Embroidery, ThreadMasters, Memphis
1999 Photo Restoration, Memphis
Other Art Related
March 2016, March 2017 Painting Art Classes Instructor: West Memphis First
1988- Present Commission Portrait Designs
1996-Present Graphic and Webdesign