Hometown: Salado, Texas
Ronnie Wells graduated from Louisiana Tech University in 1968 with a Fine Arts Degree. Upon graduation, he and his wife Patricia, moved to Houston where he was employed as a medical illustrator. He resigned in 1972 and began a lifelong pursuit of his passion in wildlife art, as both a painter and sculptor.
He and his wife have owned and maintained Wells Gallery in Salado, Texas for over twenty six years and he has won numerous awards and exhibited his work in museums and fine art shows across the nation.
Mr. Wells is also a published author. He has written several published articles, as well as a children’s book, ” The Legend of Catfish & Little Bream”, first published in 1997 by Acadian House Publishing in Lafayette, Louisiana. His latest book is titled, “Calvin & The Great Tensas River Bottom”, published by Christian Faith Publishing, Meadville, Pennsylvania.