Nakia Vensel was born and raised in Blair, Nebraska. She always knew she wanted to be an artist, and has been drawing and painting since early childhood. She went to college in Omaha to pursue a career in graphic design and moved to Tennessee in 1995.
Nakia Vensel designs and prints one of a kind garments in her shop located on her farm right outside of Watertown, TN.
She also creates tea towels, pillow covers and backpacks. Nakia also enjoys doing leatherwork and jewelry-making. She creates unique earrings and necklaces using high-quality leather, copper, turquoise stones, and other findings.