Nikki Beachy grew up in rural Colorado at the Wyoming line. As a young adult, she lived and studied anthropology and local languages in Tibet, where she met her husband, Mike. Nikki is a multi-media artist who interprets natural landscapes, textures, and patterns. She loves using natural inks. In addition to painting, Nikki enjoys hiking long-distance trails, fishing, working outside, skiing, and being with friends at potlucks at Wallowa Lake.