Nadé Lighting Designs

Nadé Lighting was sold to over thirty retailers from coast to coast throughout Canada and the US.  Lamps were purchased by retailers at: The Interior Design Show and IDEX/Neocon trade shows in Toronto, The New York Gift Show (and featured in Lighting and Accessories magazine) and included in an exhibition of Canadian designs in Paris,Continue reading “Nadé Lighting Designs”

Skateboard Design + Business Program

Skateboard Design and Business Program (SKDB) The SKDB program was first offered and taught by Nadé in the spring of 2017 at PACE@PCVS.  Due to the programs success in re-engaging students Nadé is teaching a 2nd SKDB program, a fall/winter session. Units and lessons create a variety of cross-curricular learning opportunities where students gain hands-onContinue reading “Skateboard Design + Business Program”

Art Installations

Snapshots: Installations in downtown Peterborough “Snapshots” is a series of hand-tinted, photographic reproductions, historic extracts of recreational life in Peterborough and the Kawarthas, joyful reflections of people moving through, and taking pleasure in the land. Artsweek’s “Blink” Installation, 2016                                Continue reading “Art Installations”

Design & Production for Film & Television

Samples of work in film, video and television: costume and fashion design, special effects costume  production (animal heads, breakdown (making things appear aged), hats, boots, shoes, etc.) and stage-design.                                                    Continue reading “Design & Production for Film & Television”

Arts Education

This section is password protected for student work that has not been exhibited in a public space. Skateboard Design and Business Program (SKDB) This program was first offered and taught by Nadé in the spring of 2017.  Due to the programs success in re-engaging students Nadé is teaching a 2nd SKDB program, a fall/winter session.  UnitsContinue reading “Arts Education”

Design for Theatre

The Sage, the Dancer and the Fool Words and Music: Tomson Highway Choreography: Rene Highway Directed by: Tomson Highway and Rene Highway Set Design: Patsy Lang Costume and Prop Design: Nadé Nixon     Toronto:  Native Canadian Centre of Toronto* Dora Mavor Moore Nominee: Outstanding New Play – Tomson Highway Cast: Alejandro Rhonceria, Billy MerastyContinue reading “Design for Theatre”