Nix Johnson was born and raised in the DFW area and spent the years after high school working and starting a family. In 2004, He returned to Denton to pursue his bachelor’s degree at the University of North Texas. Upon graduating in 2007, Nix made the worst decision of his life in deciding to go back to work in a corporate environment. After becoming a victim of the recession, Nix turned to his lifelong passion of creating art.
Nix began his company, House of Smash in March of 2009, and immediately launched his first line LUCY by House of Smash, a collection of bracelets and cuffs crafted from recycled records.
Nix began drawing and painting in high school, he took up screen printing and print making in college, and began mixing media soon after that.
LUCY by House of Smash is a collection of contemporary and fashionable designs that are hand-painted and hand-shaped to be both whimsical and funky. Not to worry, no good music was destroyed in the process.