Wright portrays wildlife through painting

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WHAT: She was always drawing as a girl. Now, her works are featured at the Gallery on the Row on Broad Street.

Local artist, Georgene Wright stands in front of her oil painting, "Carolina Sunrise" at Gallery on the Row.  Jackie Ricciardi/Staff
Jackie Ricciardi/Staff
Local artist, Georgene Wright stands in front of her oil painting, "Carolina Sunrise" at Gallery on the Row.

BACKGROUND: She studied graphic design at Washington State Community College in Vancouver and has been painting professionally since 1974.

SPECIALTY: Nature and wildlife

MEDIUM: Oils and watercolors

HER METHOD: She paints based on photos she has shot

QUOTE: "I don't try to do odd things, I like nature. I like to garden. I've always wanted to portray the beauty of the outdoors."


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