Award-winning Nancy Rae Brown is an oil painter of landscapes. Her painting, Passageway to Provence, a large oil won Best of Show at the League of Roanoke Artists Showcase in Virginia. Another landscape was purchased for the permanent collection of Carilion Clinic in Roanoke. She also creates architectural portraits, carefully detailed with colored pencil for commissions. One of her colored pencil artworks was juried into a recent Colored Pencil Society of America (CPSA) International Exhibition.