A New England native, Peter Nelson now lives in Sedona, Arizona and returns to Monhegan each summer to paint. His watercolors are notable for his clean execution and clear interpretation of light. His painting, “Low Tide, Sunset” was published in The Art of Monhegan Island by Carl Little.
He is a juried member of the Northern Arizona Watercolor Society and an active member of the Sedona Arts Center, where he exhibits work in the annual member shows. He has received numerous awards for his paintings.