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Echo Press photo by Jo Colvin Jordana Reece has developed a flair for painting portraits with oils - both from life and from photographs.

Personality portraits: Farwell artist paints, draw portraits

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Jordana Reece can tell a story without saying a single word. All it takes is a stroke of her paintbrush.

"There is something about artwork that lends to the imagination and makes it seem like an old story," said the 20-year-old Farwell artist. "It's more like a treasure."


Reece can barely remember a time when she wasn't drawing. When most children were coloring in coloring books, she was copying the pictures from the books and making her own.

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