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While a young boy, Andrew Wages
wandered the hills of southern Oklahoma.
family moved to Texas he
developed an interest in art.
Encouraged by his teachers, he attended Art Center College of Design, graduating with honors.
high school sweetheart, Sandra Lee, and was off to New York City to apprentice as an illustrator to one of the commercial art studios.
He was drafted by the army and served as an illustrator in Fourth Army Recruiting.
He then worked as a freelance illustrator in Dallas for thirty-five years.
But for the past fifteen years, Andrew
has followed his
dream and has been painting landscapes, still lifes, portraits and figurative works.
He has taught at SMU and El Centro, as well as private lessons, critiques and workshops.
has two children and two granddaughters.