Mother and Child In Redwood Forest

Mother and Child In Redwood Forest

This began as a speed painting exercise. It has since evolved, and although this is based on two real people — very close friends — in a real life nature setting, I would consider this my first “mystical” painting. I classified this as a...
Bee

Bee

Honeybee Oil pastel and prismacolor watercolor pencil on watercolor paper Original in the collection of Bruno Peters Giclée prints in various sizes — and more — are available through FineArtAmerica.  
Bees On Almond Blossoms

Bees On Almond Blossoms

Bees again! This is a small departure from my usual subject matter. Although I initially began to design a label for a beekeeper friend’s honey jars, I got a bit carried away. Anyway, not enough can be said about the plight of honeybees suffering colony...
The Quiet Man (2)

The Quiet Man (2)

This mixed media painting is a companion piece to the charcoal drawing “The Quiet Man (1)”. Both are portraits of Bruno “Pete” Peters. In Quiet Man 1, he is shown as a World War II fighter pilot, when he was considered the “old man”...
The Quiet Man (1)

The Quiet Man (1)

Capt. Bruno Peters, 9th AF, 354th FG, 355 FS. He let his warplanes and saxophone make the noise. Please also check out the companion portrait of this man 70 years later in “The Quiet Man (2)” Compressed charcoal portrait Original in the collection of Bruno...