Her originals and prints have received critical acclaim, and sales through commissions, originals and prints sold internationally .
Born in the bay area of California and raised in the gold country of Amador County Nedra love's Nature and the outdoors and finds a great source of inspiration for her paintings and Digital art. Art Major with studies at Bavard College in Florida, Delta college in Stockton and at Sacramento City college. Nedra also has taken many private lessons from Artist Alice Fredrickes , Fran Mckenney, and Loe Edwards.
Nedra owned and operated her own Art Gallery in Amador City.
Music: As a singer, harmonica player and songwriter, Russ has proven she can hold her own among the boys. A trained vocalist in speech-level singing, her husky voice captures the emotions of an old soul who's traveled through many lifetimes and experienced the full range of heartache and joy. Russ credits her musical success to the years spent training under the direction of such greats as Howard Levy, David Barrett, and Joe Filisko. Her most recent recording was with her husband, Julio 'Inglasses' Guerra as the bluesy Americana duo nJr who released their first In 2012, Russ ranked 94 on the list of All Time Top 100 Harmonica Players from the World of Harmonica. The organization also named nJr's 'Everybody's Been Somewhere' took 2nd place peoples choice award !