George Schumate was raised in southwest Virginia. George has experienced success as an accomplished professional artist for over thirty years inspired by the beautiful natural resources that surround him each day. From inviting sunlit beaches, intriguing rains with working boats and reflecting docks, to the infinite magnificent beauty stretching out to the Rocky Mountains.

He has a talent to portray on canvas a captivating " moment in time ". His reputation to include wildlife and nostalgia is evident of his sincerity for perfection.