Peter and over thirty other artists from around the country participated in one Florida’s most prominent painting event of the year, spending the entire week working on location in the Wekiva River Basin. Peter’s largest painting of the week was painted on site from the deck of a pontoon boat made avaialbe to the artists.
Once again it’s time for the 7th annual Wekiva Paint Out at the beautiful Wekiva Island. Peter and over thirty other landscape artists will be painting “plein air” throughout the week with ongoing festivities which include a moonrise painting event on Friday the 8th and the Gala Event on Saturday night. Please visit www.wekivapaintout.com for more information. Hope to see you there!
Peter was recently invited to appear on Amy West’s Television program “Like Love Want Need” www.likelovewantneed.com with Jacksonville based art consultant Susan Osteen whom he has teamed up with in the past on many art installation projects and commissions. The segment aired in January of 2013.
To coincide with his opening at Thornebrook Gallery, Peter was the featured artist in Gallery, the art of life magazine for their fall issue. In addition to the front cover, the magazine devoted five pages of Peter’s paintings along with an interview about the inspiration for the landscapes that were present in his gallery showing.
Thanks to David, owner of Thornebrook Gallery in Gainsville for hosting another Pettegrew opeining. Peter and David enjoyed an evening of celebrating 30+ years of Thornebrook Gallery with an installation of Pettegrew Paintings and visits with local colletors durring this gallery event on a beautiful fall Friday night.
After taking some R&R time with his family in Montana (photo) Peter will be hosted by Thornebrook Gallery in Gainsville, Florida for a showing of his original works. Please visit www.thornebrookgallery.com for more information. Click “news” and follow the links to the Pettegrew Showing!
Peter and fellow Florida landscape artist Henry Von Genk are join by Orlando Museum of Art director Hanson Mulford (center) for an evening of celebration at the new location of Fredlund Gallery featuring over 30 of Peter’s original works. Visit www.fredlundgallery.com for more.