George Jones Artist "Longhorn"
George Hill Jones was born in 1956 in Dallas, Texas. He began his career as an artist at a very early age, creating graphite renderings and painting in watercolors but soon progressed to oils, a medium he has adopted for the last 25 years.
George accepts commission work for private and corporate clients, primarily in large format. His work has been enjoyed and collected by many all over the country including Vice President Dan Quail and five of his then advisers, professional athletes, business owners and executives and their families.
He generally takes a simple subject and starts there. He likes to use contrasting colors which also add depth and make the pieces more interesting and appealing. The majority of his pieces are usually works on a large scale 48″ X 60″ or larger. Dyptics and tryptics are also available.
George often works closely with interior design professionals by utilizing fabric samples, paint swatches, desired subject matter and size to create a one-of-a-kind painting for their client.
He is represented in over 20 galleries across the country including Santa Fe, and Ruidoso, New Mexico; Jackson Hole,Wyoming; Fredericksburg, Dallas, and Belleville, Texas; Overland Park, Kansas; Lake Ozark, Missouri; Omaha and Grand Island, Nebraska; Des Moines, Iowa and others. He also has international representation in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico.
George is married to Molly and they have three wonderful children and live in Plano, Texas