George McCartney grew up in New York City where his early interest in art led him to attend classes at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. There he had the opportunity to develop his talent, studying and drawing directly from master works.

George continued his education at the State University of New York, earning his bachelor’s degree in 1997. Since then, he has worked with various media in the fields of illustration, graphic design, and textiles. Over the years, his artwork has been featured frequently on the covers of Chronicles Magazine, in the pages of Guideposts, as well as corporate publications, product packaging, and fabric designs sold worldwide.

George resides in North Carolina with his wife, Kristin, and family. He can be contacted at