has been painting and illustrating professionally for over 25 years while successfully balancing a career as an art director and managing his
own graphic design shop.
Born in La Rochelle, France, Ric was raised in a military family that lived in several locations in Europe and the United States, finally settling in San Antonio, Texas.
From a very young age, Ric
was obsessed with drawing and painting.
e attended the
Warren Hunter School of Fine Arts
in San Antonio, where he
focused primarily on watercolor painting.
has received numerous awards for his
bold and dramatic watercolor paintings throughout the United States, including Best of Show in Texas and Louisiana, and other awards in Houston, Philadelphia, San Francisco and Seattle.
He has had articles about his work in Watercolor Artist Magazine, including the cover art, and has been accepted twice in the Splash series of books highlighting the best contemporary watercolor artists.
has taught many workshops in locations including Fort Worth, New Orleans, Santa Barbara, CA and San Francisco.
15750 IH - 10 West
San Antonio, Texas 78249
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