Ricky Farrow started drawing and painting at the early age of four. While growing up and attending school in Youngstown Ohio, he drew praise for his talent from both classmates and teachers alike.
Upon graduating high school, Ricky then attended and graduated from the Art Institute of Pittsburgh where he majored in Visual Communications. There he was trained in graphic design while continuing to self-learn and refine his drawing and painting style.
Ricky's work features Portraits, from entertainment, moments in history, sports personalities, book illustrations and personal portraits. Versatile in a variety of mediums, he uses pencil, color pencil, ball point ink pen and airbrushed watercolor.
There's nothing more exhilarating than to take a blank canvas and bring it to life, watch it grow. Each piece of artwork taking on its own personality.