Producer: Kelsey Wallace   Videographers: Tom Shrider, Greg Bond   Editors: Greg Bond, Todd Sonflieth
Audio: Ted Cutler


Meet Nicole Georges, a Portland-area artist who loves animals, comics, and advice columns.

From graphic novels to zines, pet portraits to comic book workshops, Nicole’s witty, personal style comes through in everything she creates.

Georges uses pictures of herself to create pencil drawings that are anatomically correct

Georges uses pictures of herself to create pencil drawings that are anatomically correct

Nicole Georges

Her projects to date include a graphic memoir about the time she called Dr. Laura Schlessinger, a fundraiser to pay for eye surgery for her beloved Chihuahua, and a series of pen-and-ink portraits of pets on doilies.

"I like any kind of advice", Georges reveals, "I just love it!"

“I like any kind of advice”, Georges reveals, “I just love it!”

Nicole Georges

How does she do it? Find out on Oregon Art Beat!

Georges has a mission to help animals through her art.

Georges has a mission to help animals through her art.

Nicole Georges

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