Native Californian Joe
Garcia lives and works near Julian, California, where the forest of oaks and
pines shell abundance of birds, deer, and other wildlife. It is a perfect
setting for an artist who specializes in painting subjects.
Joe earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree with an advertising/illustration emphasis from the Art Center Colle Design in Los Angeles in 1970. He worked as an illustrator and graphic designer for 13 years, during which he spent his free hours honing his watercolor painting skills. Since 1983, Joe has painted full-time, leaving commercial work behind. He generally portrays his subjects in a tight, yet delicate center of interest, complement a loose, interpretive background. In recent years Joe's direction has included more complicated, cont compositions. He also has expanded his choice of media to oil, painting on location and in the studio. His or paintings and prints may be found in galleries and private collections throughout the United States and Canada.
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